Atchison in Atchison County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
an address given near this corner
on "The Issues of the Day" the
night of December 2, 1859
Erected October 2, 1917
Erected 1917 by Atchison Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 39° 33.965′ N, 95° 7.154′ W. Marker is in Atchison, Kansas, in Atchison County. Marker is at the intersection of 5th Street and Parallel Street, on the left when traveling north on 5th Street. Touch for map. Marker is near the northeast corner of the Atchison County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 423 North 5th Street, Atchison KS 66002, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Atchison County Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); Muchnic House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Birth Place of Amelia Earhart (approx. 0.2 miles away); Atchison Post Office (approx. ¼ mile away); Webster Wirt Hetherington House (approx. ¼ Frank Howard House (approx. 0.3 miles away); B. P. Waggener House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Amelia Earhart Birthplace Museum (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Atchison.
Also see . . .
1. Abraham Lincoln and Kansas. (Submitted on July 17, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Atchison County Historical Society. (Submitted on July 17, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Patriots & Patriotism • Politics • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 17, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 460 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 17, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.