Emporia in Lyon County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Civil War Memorial
Erected 1913 by Women's Relief Corps Tent No. 70 and Citizens of Emporia.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 38° 24.107′ N, 96° 10.563′ W. Marker is in Emporia, Kansas, in Lyon County. Memorial is on Union Street near the railroad tracks, on the left when traveling south. Monument is in Fremont Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Emporia KS 66801, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Mary's Hospital of Emporia (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mrs. Preston B. Plumb House (approx. ¼ mile away); Emporia Free Library (approx. ¼ mile away); In Commemoration of the College of Emporia (approx. ¼ mile away); College of Emporia World Wars Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Site of the "Kanzas News" (approx. 0.3 miles away); Emporia (approx. 0.3 miles away); William Allen White (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Emporia.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 6, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 28, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 663 times since then and 150 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 28, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.