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

Bicentennial of the Birth of George Washington

 
 
Bicentennial of the Birth of George Washington Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 24, 2011
1. Bicentennial of the Birth of George Washington Marker
Inscription.
To Inspire Patriotism
and Loyalty

and to commemorate the
Bicentennial of the Birth
of George Washington

[Erected] February 1932

 
Erected 1932 by Eunice Sterling Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 37° 42.511′ N, 97° 20.65′ W. Marker is in Wichita, Kansas, in Sedgwick County. Marker is at the intersection of Rochester Street and 13th Street North, on the left when traveling north on Rochester Street. Click for map. Marker is at the flagpole on the North High School grounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1437 North Rochester Street, Wichita KS 67203, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. North High School Indian Head (within shouting distance of this marker); "Minisa" Bridge (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Spanish-American War Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); White Castle (approx. one mile away); The Historic Sedgwick County Courthouse
Bicentennial of the Birth of George Washington Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 24, 2011
2. Bicentennial of the Birth of George Washington Marker
(approx. 1.1 miles away); Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); John Cheney on Wichita State Basketball (approx. 1.1 miles away); Confluence of the Big and Little Arkansas Rivers (approx. 1.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Wichita.
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsMan-Made FeaturesPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
Bicentennial of the Birth of George Washington Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 24, 2011
3. Bicentennial of the Birth of George Washington Marker
Looking northwest, with North High School in background
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 206 times since then and 20 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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