719 Main Street - Eudora, Ks.
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N 38° 56.752 W 095° 05.940
15S E 318096 N 4312864
This one-story wooden structure is located at 719 Main Street in Eudora, Ks.
Waymark Code: WMNKT4
Location: Kansas, United States
Date Posted: 03/30/2015
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member Four For All
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From the Kansas Historical Resource Inventory:
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"Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Function Remarks: The 1912 Sanborn map documents this building as one story, wood frame with a barber shop. The 1927 Sanborn map simply notes a store occupying the building. Both maps show the rear part of the building used as a furniture warehouse.
Present Function: Commerce/Trade
Present Function Remarks: [J. Ramirez's] Jasmin restaurant (Chinese and Mexican food) has been at this location since 2000. Previous food and beverage businesses were The Pub (1997-? owned by Greg and Gayle Daniels of Lawrence, and 1985-1997 by Darrell Kahle), [Dan Strimple's and Larry Sanders'] The Pub bar (1982-1984), and Jim's Bar and Grill (1970s-1980s).
Residential/Commercial/Religious Style: Other
Plan Form: Rectangle
Commercial Building Type: One-Part Commercial Block
Roof Form: Flat with Parapet
Stories: 1
Condition: Good
Principal Material: Wood
Condition Remarks: The wood siding exterior obscures the historic building material(s).
Year of Construction: 1910"
Marker Name: 719 Main Street

Marker Type: Other (Please identify in marker text)

Marker text:
Marker is located on the left side of the building. Text of the marker reads:
The current structure at 719 Main dates to the early 20th century. In the building's early days, it was used as a barber shop and a furniture warehouse. In the last several decades, the building has been home to numerous restaurants, most notably Jasmin's.
Signage for historic buildings along Main Street was developed by the Eudora Area Historical Society in 2012. Funding was provided by the Douglas County Heritage Conservation Council. The Kansas Historic Resources Inventory was consulted for the content of the signs.

Marker Location: Douglas

Year Marker Placed: 01/01/2012

Name of agency setting marker: Other (Please identify in marker text)

Official Marker Number: Not listed

Marker Web Address: Not listed

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