Carry Nation's
Muscatine Visit


This drawing was done just a few days before Carry's Muscatine visit, by political cartoonist and artist Albert T. Reid of Topeka. From http://www.kshs.org/cool2/coolcar2.htm, Kansas State Historical Society.

Later


(Current site use in parentheses)
1. Kemble House (current building is 331 E. Second St.)
2. The Grand opera house, 403 E. Second St. (Trinity Episcopal yard)
3. The Well, 213 E. Second St. (Iglesia de Cristo Ebenezer)
4. Wier's, 229 E. Second St. (Avenue Emporium)
5. Hotel Grand bar, 226 E. Second St. (Downtown Drug)
6. Von Dresky Bros., 101 Sycamore St. (city parking lot)
7. Volger's, 101 W. Front St. (Edkin Chiropractic Clinic)
8. Welsh's, 107 W. Front St. (hotel parking lot)
9. The Commercial (hotel) Annex, 101 W. Front St. (Hotel Muscatine)

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Carry Nation Festival
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to see what the town of Holly, Michigan, does with its memory of a Carry visitation. Includes a history of Carry's life and career.




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© Daniel G. Clark, 2002
Posted December 22, 2002