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

North High School Indian Head

 
 
North High School Indian Head Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 24, 2011
1. North High School Indian Head Marker
Inscription.

This unique Indian head was obtained and presented to Wichita High School North by the 1977 Senior Class as a gift from Mrs. Carl (Ethel) Kelley, a pioneer Wichita family.

1977 Senior Class Officers
William B. Williams, Pres.
Dale A. Goss, Boy's Vice-Pres.
Lisa Tatman, Girl's Vice-Pres.
Mindy Marteney, Sec./Treas.
Walter D. Bettis, Sergeant at Arms

 
Erected by North High School.
 
Location. 37° 42.491′ N, 97° 20.66′ W. Marker is in Wichita, Kansas, in Sedgwick County. Marker is at the intersection of 13th Street North and Rochester Street, on the right when traveling west on 13th Street North. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1437 North Rochester Street, Wichita KS 67203, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bicentennial of the Birth of George Washington (within shouting distance of this marker); "Minisa" Bridge (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Spanish-American War Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); White Castle (approx. one mile away); The Historic Sedgwick County Courthouse
North High School Indian Head and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 24, 2011
2. North High School Indian Head and Marker
(approx. one mile away); Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); John Cheney on Wichita State Basketball (approx. 1.1 miles away); Confluence of the Big and Little Arkansas Rivers (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wichita.
 
Also see . . .  History of North High School, Wichita, Kansas. (Submitted on October 24, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 24, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 281 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 24, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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