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

Commercial Building

Built 1908

 

—Wichita Warehouse and Jobbers District —

 
Commercial Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
1. Commercial Building Marker
Inscription.

Historic Address: 125/127 N. Rock Island
Current Address: 125 N. Rock Island

 
Location. 37° 41.216′ N, 97° 19.694′ W. Marker is in Wichita, Kansas, in Sedgwick County. Marker is on Rock Island Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is about 400 feet north of Douglas Avenue. Marker is at or near this postal address: 125 North Rock Island Street, Wichita KS 67202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Wichita Casket Company Building (a few steps from this marker); W. S. Grant Building (within shouting distance of this marker); F. G. & C. H. Smyth & Sons Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Walterscheid Pump Factory & Machine Shop Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Grant-Billingsley Warehouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Lampl Produce Company Building (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named F. G. & C. H. Smyth & Sons Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Oldtown Marketplace (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wichita.
 
Also see . . .
1. Wichita Warehouse and Jobbers District National Register Nomination
Commercial Building and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 4, 2011
2. Commercial Building and Marker
. The .pdf file is huge. Be patient while it loads. (Submitted on June 17, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 

2. Oldtown Wichita History. (Submitted on June 17, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 17, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 223 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 17, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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