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Atchison in Atchison County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Frank Howard House

 
 
Frank Howard House NRHP Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 28, 2011
1. Frank Howard House NRHP Marker
Inscription.
This property has been
placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places

by the United States
Department of the Interior

 
Location. 39° 33.855′ N, 95° 6.863′ W. Marker is in Atchison, Kansas, in Atchison County. Marker is at the intersection of Terrace Street and Santa Fe Street, on the left when traveling north on Terrace Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 305 North Terrace Street, Atchison KS 66002, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Amelia Earhart Birthplace Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); Amelia Earhart Historic District (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Atchison WWI Factory Supported Freedom (about 600 feet away); Under a large Cottonwood... (about 800 feet away); Lewis Discovers a High Mound (approx. 0.2 miles away); "the water...contains a half...Glass of ooze" (approx. 0.2 miles away); Homeland of the Kanza Indians (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Lewis and Clark Expedition (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Atchison.
 
Regarding Frank Howard House. From the National Register Nomination:

"Frank Howard was a merchant
Frank Howard House and NRHP Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 28, 2011
2. Frank Howard House and NRHP Marker
who moved to Atchison from Ohio in 1867. By the 1870s he had established a thriving wholesale dry goods business. In 1881 he set up a company to manufacture men's shirts and work clothing. His enterprises were very profitable, enabling him to begin construction of a large, stylish house about 1884."
 
Also see . . .
1. Amelia Earhart Historic District National Register Nomination. (Submitted on July 16, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Frank Howard House National Register Nomination. (Submitted on July 16, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Frank Howard House image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 28, 2011
3. Frank Howard House
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 552 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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