Kansas City in Jackson County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Erected by Martha B. Fowks. (Marker Number 7.)
Location. 39° 1.812′ N, 94° 35.545′ W. Marker is in Kansas City, Missouri, in Jackson County. Marker is at the intersection of Wornall Road and 53rd Terrace, on the left when traveling north on Wornall Road. Click for map. Park on 53rd Terrace - be careful crossing Wornall Road. It is a very busy street. Parking is also available at Tour Stop 6 and a walk of a 1/3 of a mile to this marker. Marker is in this post office area: Kansas City MO 64112, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The French and the Osage (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Battle of Westport (approx. 0.2 miles away); Centennial Anniversary of Japan's Gift of Cherry Trees (approx. ¼ mile away); First Home of the Kansas City Country Club (approx. ¼ mile away); Carolyne Farwell Fuller (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Westport (approx. 0.3 miles away); Union Artillery (approx. 0.3 miles away); Confederate Position (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Kansas City.
Also see . . .
1. Battle of Westport. Link from the Civil War Muse with further information on this tour stop.
2. Civil War Round Table of Kansas City. Link to the organization responsible for the Auto Tour.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on April 10, 2010, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas. This page has been viewed 821 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 10, 2010, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas.