Merten Cash Store
—1898 · Silas H. Wright —Longtime tobacco man, North Carolinian Silas Wright, owned the St. Charles Tobacco Company. By 1900, tobacco manufacturing had become a science. Wright flavored his company's plug and twist tobacco with licorice and other spices.
|Placed By||Historic Downtown Association|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, October 16th, 2018 at 11:03am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15S E 718866 N 4295732|
|Decimal Degrees||38.78318333, -90.48028333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 46.991', W 90° 28.817'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 46' 59.46" N, 90° 28' 49.02" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||636, 314|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling North|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 308 N Main St, Saint Charles MO 63301, US|
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