Wichita in Sedgwick County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Engine House #6
Kansas Fireﬁghters Museum
—Wichita Fire Department —
National Register of Historic Places
by the United States
Department of the Interior
Kansas Preservation Alliance Award for Excellence
The benches on the Memorial Plaza
have been placed here in memory of
loved ones lost. These benches are
the result of many very generous
donations. Our sincere appreciation and
thanks to all who made this possible.
When you rest on the benches, take a
moment and think kindly of all the
souls represented in our plaza, and to
the individuals whose donations have
made this possible.
[Kansas Fallen Firefighters Honor Roll]
Erected by Kansas Firefighters Museum, Inc., Kansas Fallen Firefighters Memorial, Inc., and Concerned Citizens.
Location. 37° 40.183′ N, 97° 20.12′ W. Marker is in Wichita, Kansas, in Sedgwick County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway and the railroad grade crossing, on the left when traveling south on Broadway. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1300 South Broadway, Wichita KS 67211, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the The Eaton Hotel (approx. 1.1 miles away); Area History (approx. 1.1 miles away); Maurice Clifton Naftzger (approx. 1.1 miles away); Hauser Garrison Dry Goods Building (approx. 1.2 miles away); McCormick Harvester Building (approx. 1.2 miles away); College Hill Streetcar No. 230 (approx. 1.2 miles away); Commercial / Residential Buildings (approx. 1.2 miles away); Delano Township (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wichita.
Regarding Engine House #6. Designated the official state firefighters' museum in 2007.
Also see . . .
1. Engine House #6 National Register Nomination. (Submitted on June 15, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Kansas Firefighters Museum and Memorial. (Submitted on June 15, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Charity & Public Work • Disasters • Man-Made Features •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 15, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 406 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13. submitted on June 15, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.