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Kingman in Mohave County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Depot

Built 1907

 
 
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Depot Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Kirchner, March 17, 2010
1. Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Depot Marker
Inscription.  
This building has been placed on
The National Register of
Historic Places

By the United States Department of the Interior.
Atchinson, Topeka & Sante Fe
Railroad Depot
Built 1907
Kingman's early existence depended upon the railroad. The town's role as a shipping and commerce center was enhanced by the building of a modern, large depot during the first decade of the 20th century. The depot was built in the Mission Revival style of concrete and stucco. The curvilinear parapet, open overhanging eaves treatment, and plain stuccoed walls are common to the Mission Revival style.
 
Erected by Arizona State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO), City of Kingman Historic Preservation Commission, Main Street Kingman & National Park Service (NPS).
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureRailroads & StreetcarsSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1907.
 
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35° 11.297′ N, 114° 3.165′ W. Marker is in Kingman, Arizona, in Mohave County. Marker is at the intersection of Andy Devine Avenue (Business Interstate 40) and 4th Street, on the right when traveling east on Andy Devine Avenue. Andy Devine Avenue is on Historic Route 66. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kingman AZ 86401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hotel Brunswick (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Little Red Schoolhouse (about 800 feet away); U. S. Post Office (about 800 feet away); Elks Lodge No. 468 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mohave Center Plaza of Valor (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bonelli House (approx. ¼ mile away); St. John's United Methodist Church (approx. ¼ mile away); World War I Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kingman.
 
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Depot Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Kirchner, March 17, 2010
2. Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Depot Marker
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Depot image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Kirchner, March 17, 2010
3. Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Depot
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Depot image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Kirchner, March 17, 2010
4. Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Depot
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Depot image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Denise Boose, September 27, 2012
5. Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Depot
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Depot image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Denise Boose, September 27, 2012
6. Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Depot
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Depot image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Denise Boose, September 27, 2012
7. Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Depot
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Depot, looking west on Andy Devine Avenue image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mike Stroud, June 21, 2006
8. Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Depot, looking west on Andy Devine Avenue
Along historic Route 66 in Kingman
Railroad Depot seen just west of the storage tanks image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mike Stroud, June 21, 2006
9. Railroad Depot seen just west of the storage tanks
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 2, 2019. It was originally submitted on April 2, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,945 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 2, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.   5, 6, 7. submitted on November 23, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California.   8, 9. submitted on April 4, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.

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