Atchison in Atchison County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Amelia Earhart Historic District
Listed on the National Register on Feb. 1, 2002. It reflects the varied architectural tastes of Atchison's early residents. It contains a collection of architecturally significant building types dating from 1860 - 1928.
Location. 39° 33.771′ N, 95° 6.91′ W. Marker is in Atchison, Kansas, in Atchison County. Marker is at the intersection of 2nd Street and Kansas Avenue, on the right when traveling north on 2nd Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Atchison KS 66002, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Atchison WWI Factory Supported Freedom (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Amelia Earhart Birthplace Museum (about 400 feet away); Lewis Discovers a High Mound (about 500 feet away); Butterfield's Overland Dispatch (about 500 feet away); Under a large Cottonwood... (about 500 feet away); "the water...contains a half...Glass of ooze" (about 500 feet away); Homeland of the Kanza Indians (about 500 feet away); "walked on Shore above this Creek" (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Atchison.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. Amelia Earhart Birthplace
Also see . . . Amelia Earhart Historic District. (Submitted on July 16, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 16, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 465 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 16, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.