Topeka in Shawnee County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Chandler Library Pavilion
1895 - 1965
"We are made wise not by
the recollections of our past
but by the responsibility
for our future."
George Bernard Shaw
Dedicated September 11, 2004
[Imprint of the former courthouse]
Erected 2004 by Anderson Chandler, Shawnee County, et al.
Location. 39° 2.961′ N, 95° 41.795′ W. Marker is in Topeka, Kansas, in Shawnee County. Marker is on SW Washburn Avenue south of 11th Street, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. The Pavilion in is a small triangular park south by SW 11th Street, SW Washburn Avenue, and SW Horne Street. Marker is in this post office area: Topeka KS 66604, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Devon Apartment Building (approx. 0.6 miles away); Cyrus K. Holliday (approx. 0.6 miles away); Topeka High School World War Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); U.S.S. Constitution Lower Foreyard (approx. 0.7 miles away); Gem Building (approx. 0.8 miles away); Home of Charles Curtis St. John AME Church (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Capitol Building (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Topeka.
Also see . . . Photo of Shawnee County Courthouse, Razed 1965. (Submitted on March 28, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 279 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.