Emporia in Lyon County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
John B. Anderson Memorial Library
John B. Anderson
Erected A.D. 1901
in grateful remembrance
of Mr. Anderson
who opened his own
for the working boys
Mr. Carnegie was one.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Carnegie Libraries marker series.
Location. 38° 24.826′ N, 96° 11.735′ W. Marker is in Emporia, Kansas, in Lyon County. Marker is on College of Emporia Drive, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1220 College of Emporia Drive, Emporia KS 66801, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Corky (approx. 0.8 miles away); Hovgard Memorial Tower (approx. 0.8 miles away); "Our Flag Was Still There..." (approx. 0.8 miles away); White Memorial Park (approx. one mile away); Kress Building (approx. one mile away); William Allen White (approx. one mile away); Emporia (approx. one mile away); Site of the "Kanzas News" (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Emporia.
Also see . . . Anderson Memorial Library National Register Nomination (Submitted on November 22, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
Categories. • Charity & Public Work • Education •
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