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

Wichita Casket Company Building

Built 1916; Burned down 1987

 

—Wichita Warehouse and Jobbers District —

 
Wichita Casket Company Bldg Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
1. Wichita Casket Company Bldg Marker
Inscription.

Historic Address: 129/131 N. Rock Island
Current Address: 129 N. Rock Island

 
Location. 37° 41.229′ N, 97° 19.695′ W. Marker is in Wichita, Kansas, in Sedgwick County. Marker is on Rock Island Street near 1st Street, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 129 North Rock Island Street, Wichita KS 67202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. W. S. Grant Building (a few steps from this marker); Commercial Building (a few steps from this marker); Grant-Billingsley Warehouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Oldtown Marketplace (within shouting distance of this marker); Warehouse District (within shouting distance of this marker); Riding the Rails (within shouting distance of this marker); Simmons Hardware Company (within shouting distance of this marker); Simmons Hardware Company / Hockaday Paint Company (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Wichita.
 
Also see . . .
1. Wichita Warehouse and Jobbers District National Register Nomination. 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.)
Wichita Casket Company Bldg and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
2. Wichita Casket Company Bldg and Marker

 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 273 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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