68 Court Avenue

68 Court Avenue (HM1DPO)

Location: Winterset, IA 50273 Madison County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 20.061', W 94° 0.828'

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c.1870

This building was a hardware store in 1886. In the early 1900s H. N. Shaw moved his dry goods store from the west side of the square to this site.

From 1931 to 1997 the J. C. Penney department store was in business here. An advertisement that ran in the Madisonian in the 1950s touted its long-running success this way, "At Penney's we offer no expensive frills such as charge accounts, delivery service, or fancy wrapping."

In 1997, Adel & Winterset Appliance occupied this building, followed by Islandcarragh Rose (gift and home d?cor), and Lori Nordstrom (photography).
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HM NumberHM1DPO
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Year Placed2010
Placed ByMadison County Antique Association
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 3:58am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15T E 415169 N 4576369
Decimal Degrees41.33435000, -94.01380000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 20.061', W 94° 0.828'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 20' 3.66" N, 94° 0' 49.68" W
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Area Code(s)515, 641
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2-98 W Court Ave, Winterset IA 50273, US
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