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

Brokers Office & Warehouse Company Building

Built 1929

 

—Wichita Warehouse and Jobbers District —

 
Brokers Office & Warehouse Company Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
1. Brokers Office & Warehouse Company Building Marker
Inscription.

Built For The Grant-Billingsley
Fruit Company
(Fourth of 4 Buildings)
Architect: Glenn H. Thomas, Wichita, KS.
Renovated In 2004 For Condominiums
Historic Address: 145 N. Rock Island
Current Address: 151 N. Rock Island

 
Location. 37° 41.27′ N, 97° 19.695′ W. Marker is in Wichita, Kansas, in Sedgwick County. Marker is at the intersection of Rock Island Street and 1st Street, on the left when traveling north on Rock Island Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 151 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); Grant-Billingsley Warehouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Keen Kutter Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Lehmann-Higginson Wholesale Grocery Building (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named W. S. Grant Building (within shouting distance of this marker); George Innes Dry Goods (within shouting distance of this marker);
W. S. Grant Buildings image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. W. S. Grant Buildings
Looking north along Rock Island Street, with first Grant Bldg at left foreground
Oldtown Marketplace (within shouting distance of this marker); Warehouse District (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 17, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 

2. Oldtown Wichita History. (Submitted on June 17, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
W. S. Grant Buildings From Mead Street image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
3. W. S. Grant Buildings From Mead Street
Looking NE at West Facades of (l-r) Bldgs 4, 3, 2, 1
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 229 times since then and 10 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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