Hays in Ellis County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
White's Barber Shop
Hays City, Kansas
Erected by City of Hays Kansas Convention & Visitors Bureau.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Notable Events • Notable Places. A significant historical date for this entry is June 17, 1872.
Location. 38° 52.338′ N, 99° 19.933′ W. Marker is in Hays, Kansas, in Ellis County. Marker is at the intersection of West 10th Street and Fort Street, on the right when traveling west on West 10th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: West 10th Street, Hays KS 67601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cy Goddard’s Dance Hall (a few steps from this marker); Jim Curry’s Restaurant (a few steps from this marker); The Perry House (a few steps from Walsh’s Gambling Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Kansas Pacific Depot (within shouting distance of this marker); The Sporting Palace (within shouting distance of this marker); R. W. Evans’ Grocery Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Waters and Murray’s Saloon (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hays.
Regarding White's Barber Shop. John White was killed by a train. He was highly respected and well-liked and was elected justice of the peace in 1870.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 1, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 1, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 342 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 1, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.