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

Engine House #6

Kansas Firefighters Museum

 

—Wichita Fire Department —

 
Engine House #6 Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
1. Engine House #6 Markers
Inscription.
This property has been placed on the
National Register of Historic Places
by the United States
Department of the Interior

Kansas Preservation Alliance Award for Excellence

The benches on the Memorial Plaza
have been placed here in memory of
loved ones lost. These benches are
the result of many very generous
donations. Our sincere appreciation and
thanks to all who made this possible.

When you rest on the benches, take a
moment and think kindly of all the
souls represented in our plaza, and to
the individuals whose donations have
made this possible.

[Kansas Fallen Firefighters Honor Roll]

 
Erected by Kansas Firefighters Museum, Inc., Kansas Fallen Firefighters Memorial, Inc., and Concerned Citizens.
 
Location. 37° 40.183′ N, 97° 20.12′ W. Marker is in Wichita, Kansas, in Sedgwick County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway and the railroad grade crossing, on the left when traveling south on Broadway. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1300 South Broadway, Wichita KS 67211, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the
Kansas Firefighters' Memorial Marker at Engine House #6 image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
2. Kansas Firefighters' Memorial Marker at Engine House #6
crow flies. The Eaton Hotel (approx. 1.1 miles away); Area History (approx. 1.1 miles away); Maurice Clifton Naftzger (approx. 1.1 miles away); Hauser Garrison Dry Goods Building (approx. 1.2 miles away); McCormick Harvester Building (approx. 1.2 miles away); College Hill Streetcar No. 230 (approx. 1.2 miles away); Commercial / Residential Buildings (approx. 1.2 miles away); Chisholm Trail (approx. 1.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Wichita.
 
Regarding Engine House #6. Designated the official state firefighters' museum in 2007.
 
Also see . . .
1. Engine House #6 National Register Nomination. (Submitted on June 15, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Kansas Firefighters Museum and Memorial. (Submitted on June 15, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkDisastersMan-Made Features
 
Engine House #6 and Kansas Firefighters' Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
3. Engine House #6 and Kansas Firefighters' Memorial
Engine House #6 Frontispiece image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
4. Engine House #6 Frontispiece
Kansas Fallen Firefighters Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
5. Kansas Fallen Firefighters Memorial
Kansas Fallen Firefighters Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
6. Kansas Fallen Firefighters Memorial
Fire Call Box at Engine House #6 image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
7. Fire Call Box at Engine House #6
Final Call Statue Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
8. Final Call Statue Detail
At Kansas Fallen Firefighters Memorial
The Gentle Heroes by Michael Maczynski image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
9. The Gentle Heroes by Michael Maczynski
At Kansas Fallen Firefighters Memorial
The Fireman's Prayer image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
10. The Fireman's Prayer
At Kansas Fallen Firefighters Memorial
Kansas Fallen Firefighters Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
11. Kansas Fallen Firefighters Memorial Honor Roll
Kansas Fallen Firefighters Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
12. Kansas Fallen Firefighters Memorial Honor Roll
Kansas Fallen Firefighters Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
13. Kansas Fallen Firefighters Memorial Honor Roll
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 375 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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