Kansas City in Jackson County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Erected by Martha B. Fowks. (Marker Number 7.)
Location. 39° 1.812′ N, 94° 35.545′ W. Marker is in Kansas City, Missouri, in Jackson County. Marker is at the intersection of Wornall Road and 53rd Terrace, on the left when traveling north on Wornall Road. Touch for map. Park on 53rd Terrace - be careful crossing Wornall Road. It is a very busy street. Parking is also available at Tour Stop 6 and a walk of a 1/3 of a mile to this marker. Marker is in this post office area: Kansas City MO 64112, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The French and the Osage (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Battle of Westport (approx. 0.2 miles away); Centennial Anniversary of Japan's Gift of Cherry Trees (approx. ¼ mile away); First Home of the Kansas City Country Club (approx. ¼ mile away); Carolyne Farwell Fuller (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Battle of Westport (approx. 0.3 miles away); Union Artillery (approx. 0.3 miles away); Confederate Position (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kansas City.
Also see . . .
1. Battle of Westport. Link from the Civil War Muse with further information on this tour stop. (Submitted on April 10, 2010, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas.)
2. Civil War Round Table of Kansas City. Link to the organization responsible for the Auto Tour. (Submitted on April 10, 2010, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 10, 2010, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas. This page has been viewed 1,130 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 10, 2010, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas.