George A. Bowlus

George A. Bowlus (HM1KQE)

Location: Iola, KS 66749 Allen County
Country: United States of America
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N 37° 55.278', W 95° 24.288'

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May 1, 1841 - July 14, 1908

George A. Bowlus started the Bank of Allen County which was the second bank in Iola, located on this block between South Street and Washington Avenue. George was one of several business men who was instrumental in paying for the trolley tracks that went around the square. George was the father of Thomas Bowlus, the namesake of the Bowlus Fine Arts Center, located two blocks east of here.
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HM NumberHM1KQE
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Year Placed2014
Placed ByIola CITF/PRIDE
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, May 24th, 2015 at 10:02pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 288624 N 4199810
Decimal Degrees37.92130000, -95.40480000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 55.278', W 95° 24.288'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 55' 16.68" N, 95° 24' 17.28" W
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Area Code(s)620
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1 W Madison Ave, Iola KS 66749, US
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