Kirksville Mercantile College students & faculty are posed on the steps of the school at 210 E Washington (corner Washington & High). The College was founded in 1881, occupied this building from 1882 till 1894, and closed in 1897. Frank M Harrington purchased the building in 1894 and later remodeled it as the Harrington Theatre (aka The Opera House). GM Barrett, seated center front, was Principal when this photo was taken.
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