Kansas City in Jackson County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Go north on Holmes; rt. on Gregory; left on Paseo to Meyer; rt. to Wabash.
Erected by United Telecommunications. (Marker Number 14.)
Location. 38° 59.165′ N, 94° 34.848′ W. Marker is in Kansas City, Missouri, in Jackson County. Marker is on Holmes Road 0.1 miles north of 79th Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. This marker is on the northeast corner of the grounds of the South Broadland Presbyterian Church. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7850 Holmes Road, Kansas City MO 64131, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Frank S. Land Memorial (approx. one mile away); Waldo P. Johnson (approx. 1.1 miles away); Forest Hill Confederate Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Leroy Robert "Satchel" Paige (approx. 1.1 miles away); Shelby's Last Stand (approx. 1.2 miles away); Alexander Majors House (approx. 1.5 miles away); Preservation and Restoration of Alexander Majors House (approx. 1.5 miles away); Harrisonville Road (Prospect) (approx. 1.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Kansas City.
Also see . . .
1. Battle of Westport. Website with an expanded explanation of the action at this marker.
2. Kansas City Civil War Round Table. Link to the organization that organized the driving tour.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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