Kansas City in Jackson County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Harrisonville Road (Prospect)
Erected by Padgett Companies and The Civil War Times Illustrated. (Marker Number 15.)
Location. 39° 0.409′ N, 94° 33.452′ W. Marker is in Kansas City, Missouri, in Jackson County. Marker is at the intersection of Meyer Blvd and Wabash Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Meyer Blvd. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2525 E Meyer Blvd, Kansas City MO 64132, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Replica of the Statue of Liberty (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Delbert J. Haff (approx. 0.7 miles away); Forest Hill Confederate Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Waldo P. Johnson (approx. 0.8 miles away); Leroy Robert "Satchel" Paige Battle of the Big Blue (approx. 0.9 miles away); "Boston" Adams' House (approx. 0.9 miles away); Kansas City's First Public Golf Course (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Kansas City.
More about this marker. Park either on Wabash or in the back of the College.
Also see . . .
1. Battle of Westport. Link from the Civil War Muse with further information on this tour stop.
2. Civil War Roundtable of Kansas City. Link to the organization responsible for the Auto Tour.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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