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					Second I.O.O.F. Building, Downtown Mooresville, Indiana   Second I.O.O.F. Building, Downtown Mooresville, Indiana
         (1881 to mid-1960s) (Circa 1885 Photo)                    (1881 to mid-1960s) (Circa 1885 Photo)




Second I.O.O.F. Building, Downtown Mooresville, Indiana   Second I.O.O.F. Building, Downtown Mooresville, Indiana
         (1881 to mid-1960s) (Circa 1885 Photo)                    (1881 to mid-1960s) (Circa 1885 Photo)
On the site of Samuel Moore’s                                                                                         flash From Your                    On the site of Samuel Moore’s                                                                                         flash From Your
first wooden-frame general store                                                                                                                         first wooden-frame general store
(1824-1859) was built the first                                                                                           Past Card                      (1824-1859) was built the first                                                                                           Past Card




                                             Copyright © 2009 by Mooresville Public Library. All Rights Reserved.




                                                                                                                                                                                                      Copyright © 2009 by Mooresville Public Library. All Rights Reserved.
Independent Order of Odd                                                                                              Historical Flash Card              Independent Order of Odd                                                                                              Historical Flash Card
Fellows (I.O.O.F.) Building (1859                                                                                      Series — Card #30                 Fellows (I.O.O.F.) Building (1859                                                                                      Series — Card #30
-1881), which burned down in                                                                                                                             -1881), which burned down in
1881. It was replaced by a                                                                                                                               1881. It was replaced by a
second structure (in 1881), which                                                                                                                        second structure (in 1881), which
was torn down in the mid-1960s.                                                                                                                          was torn down in the mid-1960s.
The buildings housed many                                                                                                                                The buildings housed many
prominent downtown businesses,                                                                                                                           prominent downtown businesses,
including the I.O.O.F. Morgan                                                                                                                            including the I.O.O.F. Morgan
Lodge #211 (1859-1920s), Pleas                                                                                                                           Lodge #211 (1859-1920s), Pleas
Mills Dry Goods (ca. 1890s-                                                                                                                              Mills Dry Goods (ca. 1890s-
1930s), Kroger Grocery (1940s),                                                                                                                          1930s), Kroger Grocery (1940s),
and Tompkins Jewelry (1950s).                                                                                                                            and Tompkins Jewelry (1950s).


                                                                                                                    Today, Hadley Mini-Park occupies                                                                                                                         Today, Hadley Mini-Park occupies
                                                                                                                    the site of the I.O.O.F. Buildings                                                                                                                       the site of the I.O.O.F. Buildings
   Published by Mooresville Public Library                                                                          and Samuel Moore’s General Store        Published by Mooresville Public Library                                                                          and Samuel Moore’s General Store
          220 West Harrison Street                                                                                                                                 220 West Harrison Street
           Mooresville, IN 46158                                                                                    (2007 photo).                                   Mooresville, IN 46158                                                                                    (2007 photo).
           www.mooresvillelib.org                                                                                                                                   www.mooresvillelib.org




On the site of Samuel Moore’s                                                                                         flash From Your                    On the site of Samuel Moore’s                                                                                         flash From Your
first wooden-frame general store                                                                                                                         first wooden-frame general store
(1824-1859) was built the first                                                                                           Past Card                      (1824-1859) was built the first                                                                                           Past Card
                                             Copyright © 2009 by Mooresville Public Library. All Rights Reserved.




                                                                                                                                                                                                      Copyright © 2009 by Mooresville Public Library. All Rights Reserved.
Independent Order of Odd                                                                                              Historical Flash Card              Independent Order of Odd                                                                                              Historical Flash Card
Fellows (I.O.O.F.) Building (1859                                                                                      Series — Card #30                 Fellows (I.O.O.F.) Building (1859                                                                                      Series — Card #30
-1881), which burned down in                                                                                                                             -1881), which burned down in
1881. It was replaced by a                                                                                                                               1881. It was replaced by a
second structure (in 1881), which                                                                                                                        second structure (in 1881), which
was torn down in the mid-1960s.                                                                                                                          was torn down in the mid-1960s.
The buildings housed many                                                                                                                                The buildings housed many
prominent downtown businesses,                                                                                                                           prominent downtown businesses,
including the I.O.O.F. Morgan                                                                                                                            including the I.O.O.F. Morgan
Lodge #211 (1859-1920s), Pleas                                                                                                                           Lodge #211 (1859-1920s), Pleas
Mills Dry Goods (ca. 1890s-                                                                                                                              Mills Dry Goods (ca. 1890s-
1930s), Kroger Grocery (1940s),                                                                                                                          1930s), Kroger Grocery (1940s),
and Tompkins Jewelry (1950s).                                                                                                                            and Tompkins Jewelry (1950s).


                                                                                                                    Today, Hadley Mini-Park occupies                                                                                                                         Today, Hadley Mini-Park occupies
                                                                                                                    the site of the I.O.O.F. Buildings                                                                                                                       the site of the I.O.O.F. Buildings
   Published by Mooresville Public Library                                                                          and Samuel Moore’s General Store        Published by Mooresville Public Library                                                                          and Samuel Moore’s General Store
          220 West Harrison Street                                                                                                                                 220 West Harrison Street
           Mooresville, IN 46158                                                                                    (2007 photo).                                   Mooresville, IN 46158                                                                                    (2007 photo).
           www.mooresvillelib.org                                                                                                                                   www.mooresvillelib.org

				
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