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

First Meeting of the Methodist Church

 
 
First Meeting of the Methodist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 22, 2010
1. First Meeting of the Methodist Church Marker
Inscription.

Dedicated in honor of
First Meeting of the
Methodist Church
October 8, 1854

 
Location. 39° 19.061′ N, 94° 54.504′ W. Marker is in Leavenworth, Kansas, in Leavenworth County. Touch for map. Marker is in Leavenworth Landing Park, about 250 feet east of the intersection of Esplanade and Cherokee Streets. Marker is in this post office area: Leavenworth KS 66048, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Port of Leavenworth (a few steps from this marker); Leavenworth Landing Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Sisters of Charity (within shouting distance of this marker); Riverfront Community Center (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Leavenworth's Union Depot (about 500 feet away); Law Offices of Sherman, Ewing, and McCook (about 500 feet away); General William Tecumseh Sherman (about 500 feet away); The Great Railroad Era (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Leavenworth.
 
Also see . . .  History of Early Methodism in Leavenworth KS. (Submitted on May 5, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Settlements & Settlers
 
First Meeting of the Methodist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 22, 2010
2. First Meeting of the Methodist Church Marker
Looking NNW toward park entrance
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 5, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 256 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 5, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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