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

Advance Rumely Building

Built 1916

 

—Wichita Warehouse and Jobbers District —

 
Advanced Rumely Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
1. Advanced Rumely Building Marker
Inscription.

Built For Commercial & Manufacturing
(Second of 3 Buildings)
Original Spelling Rumely
Changed in the 1930's to Rumley
Historic Address: 239 N. Rock Island
Current Address: 238 N. Mead

 
Location. 37° 41.353′ N, 97° 19.718′ W. Marker is in Wichita, Kansas, in Sedgwick County. Marker is on Mead Street near 2nd Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 238 North Mead Street, Wichita KS 67202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A. S. Parks and A. E. Jones Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Coleman Co. Inc. Factory Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Coleman Lamp & Stove Building (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Coleman Lamp & Stove Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Coleman Lamp & Stove Building (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named Coleman Lamp & Stove Building (about 300 feet away); Lehmann-Higginson Wholesale Grocery Building
Advanced Rumely Building and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
2. Advanced Rumely Building and Marker
(about 400 feet away); a different marker also named Coleman Lamp & Stove Building (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Wichita.
 
Regarding Advance Rumely Building. Marker reads "Advanced Rumely" in error - should read "Advance Rumely"
 
Also see . . .
1. Wichita Warehouse and Jobbers District. The .pdf file is huge. Be patient while it loads. (Submitted on June 16, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 

2. Oldtown Wichita History. (Submitted on June 16, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Advance Rumely Thresher Company. (Submitted on June 16, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Advance-Rumely Tractors By Model. (Submitted on June 16, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Advanced Rumely Building image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
3. Advanced Rumely Building
Looking east
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 298 times since then and 3 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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