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

Charles Curtis

Vice-President of the United States

 

1929-1933

 
Charles Curtis Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 29, 2011
1. Charles Curtis Marker
Inscription.

On these steps on August 18, 1928 and
on the North Steps four years later
Senator Charles Curtis
was formally notified that he
had been nominated to be the
Republican candidate for Vice-President
of the United States

 
Location. 39° 2.858′ N, 95° 40.694′ W. Marker is in Topeka, Kansas, in Shawnee County. Touch for map. Marker is on the landing at the top of the steps leading to the Kansas State Capitol southwest entrance. Marker is at or near this postal address: 300 SW 10th Avenue, Topeka KS 66612, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Governor Landon's Acceptance (here, next to this marker); Kansas Veterans' Walk (within shouting distance of this marker); The Freedom Tree (within shouting distance of this marker); Crime Victims' Rights Tree (within shouting distance of this marker); Kansas Veterans' Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Capitol Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Kansas History (about 300 feet away); The Governor's Plaque (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Topeka.
 
Also see . . .
1. Vice President Charles Curtis. (Submitted on September 9, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Charles Curtis Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 29, 2011
2. Charles Curtis Marker
At right bottom foreground

2. Charles Curtis. (Submitted on September 9, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Charles Curtis. (Submitted on September 9, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Native AmericansPolitics
 
Kansas State Capitol image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 29, 2011
3. Kansas State Capitol
Marker is on landing atop stairway to right of photo
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 9, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 283 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 9, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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