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

A. S. Parks and A. E. Jones Building

Built 1913

 

—Wichita Warehouse and Jobbers District —

 
A. S. Parks and A. E. Jones Bldg Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
1. A. S. Parks and A. E. Jones Bldg Marker
Inscription.

Built As Warehouse For $14,000
First Tenant: Rumely Products Company
of Indiana
Builder: MacLean Construction Company, Chicago, IL
Renovated: 2006 as
Rumely Condominiums
Historic Address: 701 East Second
Current Address: 242 N. Mead

 
Location. 37° 41.373′ N, 97° 19.723′ W. Marker is in Wichita, Kansas, in Sedgwick County. Marker is on Mead Street near 2nd Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 242 North Mead Street, Wichita KS 67202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Coleman Co. Inc. Factory Building (a few steps from this marker); Advance Rumely Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Coleman Lamp & Stove Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Coleman Lamp & Stove Building (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named Coleman Lamp & Stove Building (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named Coleman Lamp & Stove Building (about 400 feet away); a different
A. S. Parks and A. E. Jones Building and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
2. A. S. Parks and A. E. Jones Building and Marker
marker also named Coleman Lamp & Stove Building (about 500 feet away); Lehmann-Higginson Wholesale Grocery Building (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wichita.
 
Also see . . .
1. Wichita Warehouse and Jobbers District National Register Nomination. The .pdf file is huge. Be patient while it loads. (Submitted on June 16, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 

2. Oldtown Wichita History. (Submitted on June 16, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
A. S. Parks and A. E. Jones Building image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
3. A. S. Parks and A. E. Jones Building
A. S. Parks and A. E. Jones Building image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
4. A. S. Parks and A. E. Jones Building
Brickwork and "R" (Rumely) detail on east facade
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 16, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 322 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 16, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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