Halstead in Harvey County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Erected in March 1873 by G. W. Sweezy
It was a two story frame building 32 feet by 42 feet used as a commercial hotel and known as
The Sweezy Hotel
After fifty nine years of use, the building was torn down in 1932.
Erected 1977 by Harvey County Historical Society.
Location. 38° 0.259′ N, 97° 30.372′ W. Marker is in Halstead, Kansas, in Harvey County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and 2nd Street, on the right when traveling south on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 201 Main Street, Halstead KS 67056, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Old Hardware Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Carnegie Library (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); War Memorial (about 600 feet away); Lt. Eldo "Pop" Steele (about 600 feet away); Halstead Santa Fe Depot (about 600 feet away); Scout Park (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Horse and Buggy Doctor (approx. 1.6 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 1.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Halstead.
Also see . . . History of Halstead, Kansas. (Submitted on March 7, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 154 times since then and 56 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.