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

F. G. & C. H. Smyth & Sons Building

Built 1905; Rebuilt 1912

 

— Wichita Warehouse and Jobbers District —

 
F. G. & C. H. Smyth & Sons Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
1. F. G. & C. H. Smyth & Sons Building Marker
Inscription.  

Builder: Martin Carroll Construction
Company, Kansas City, Missouri
Architect: Fred G. McCune, Wichita, KS
Historic Address: 115/125 N. Mead
Current Address: 121 N. Mead

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
 
Location. 37° 41.219′ N, 97° 19.737′ W. Marker is in Wichita, Kansas, in Sedgwick County. Marker is on Mead Street, on the left when traveling north. Marker is about 300 feet north of Douglas Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 121 North Mead Street, Wichita KS 67202, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. O. A. Boyle Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Walterscheid Pump Factory & Machine Shop Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Commercial Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Wichita Casket Company Building (within shouting distance of this marker); W. S. Grant Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Grant-Billingsley Warehouse
F. G. & C. H. Smyth & Sons Building image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
2. F. G. & C. H. Smyth & Sons Building
On wall to right of far doorway. Looking NW
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Commercial / Residential Buildings (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named W. S. Grant Building (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wichita.
 
Also see . . .
1. Wichita Warehouse and Jobbers District National Register Nomination. The .pdf file is huge. Be patient while it loads. (Submitted on June 17, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 

2. Oldtown Wichita History. (Submitted on June 17, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 17, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 340 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 17, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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Oct. 26, 2020