Marceline in Linn County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Walt Disney Post Office
The Disney family and other honored guests arrived for the postage stamp ceremonies on the Santa Fe Railway Super Chief renamed the "Walt Disney Special," for this event. The United States Postal Department originally ordered 120,000 stamps, but the unusual demand for these stamps resulted in total production of 153,015,000.
A commemorative stamp honoring
Marceline's favorite son
was issued from
this post office
September 11, 1968
This building is named
in honor of
November 11, 2003
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Communications • Entertainment. In addition, it is included in the Postal Mail and Philately series list. A significant historical month for this entry is September 1607.
Location. 39° 42.891′ N, 92° 56.986′ W. Marker is in Marceline, Missouri, in Linn County. Marker is on Ritchie Avenue east of Main Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 120 East Ritchie Avenue, Marceline MO 64658, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Allen Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); Santa Fe 2546 (within shouting distance of this marker); Confectionery (within shouting distance of this marker); Main Street USA (within shouting distance of this marker); Zurchers (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Uptown Theater (about 300 feet away); World Wars Memorial (about 400 feet away); E.P. Ripley Park (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marceline.
Also see . . . The Walt Disney Stamp of 1968. (Submitted on July 30, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 24, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 30, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 687 times since then and 101 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on July 30, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.