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QR Markers #23 and 24: Kent Block and Opera House

Installations are fast and furious now, as we near the end of the GeoHistorian Project. Two more markers were installed on properties owned by the local Hometown Bank, i.e. the Home Savings Plaza (formerly the Kent Block), and their drive-through location (formerly the Kent Opera House). It’s hard to imagine that these two sites used to be the home of some very large buildings, as the photos below illustrate:

Historical images courtesy of the Kent Historical Society.

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