Peabody in Marion County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
First Free Public Library Building in Kansas
Woman's Relief Corps
as an assembly hall for
The Grand Army of the Republic
and its Auxiliary
The National Woman's Relief Corps.
of Historic Places
by the United States
Department of the Interior
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Education • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Women. A significant historical year for this entry is 1925.
Location. 38° 10.032′ N, 97° 6.373′ W. Marker is in Peabody, Kansas, in Marion County. Marker is on Division Avenue east of Walnut Street, on the right when traveling east. Building is the Peabody Historical Museum. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 106 East Division Avenue, Peabody KS 66866, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fairplay Church [Bell] (here, next to this marker); Peabody High School Light Poles (a few steps from this marker); Carnegie Library (a few steps from this marker); J. S. Schroeder BuildingMennonite Centennial Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Turkey Red Wheat (approx. 8.4 miles away); Ebenfeld Centennial (approx. 9.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Peabody.
Also see . . . Old Peabody Library National Register Nomination. (Submitted on June 17, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 6, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 17, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 223 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 17, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.