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

“Minisa” Bridge

1932

 
 
"Minisa" Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 24, 2011
1. "Minisa" Bridge Marker
Inscription.

"Red Water at Sunset"
from the tribal tongue
of the Zuni Indians

Honoring
Thurlow Lieurance
Composer of "Minisa"

 
Location. 37° 42.485′ N, 97° 20.74′ W. Marker is in Wichita, Kansas, in Sedgwick County. Marker is at the intersection of 13th Street North and the Little Arkansas River, on the right when traveling west on 13th Street North. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: 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. North High School Indian Head (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bicentennial of the Birth of George Washington (about 500 feet away); Spanish-American War Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Confluence of the Big and Little Arkansas Rivers (approx. one mile away); White Castle (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Historic Sedgwick County Courthouse (approx. 1.1 miles away); Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); John Cheney on Wichita State Basketball (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wichita.
 
Also see . . .
1. Minisa Bridge at City of Wichita Public Art Website. (Submitted on October 26, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
"Minisa" Bridge and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 24, 2011
2. "Minisa" Bridge and Marker
Looking west across the Little Arkansas River

2. Thurlow Lieurance Memorial Music Library at Wichita State University. (Submitted on October 26, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. History of North High School, Wichita, Kansas. (Submitted on October 26, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicBridges & ViaductsEducationNative Americans
 
"Minisa" Bridge American Indian Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 24, 2011
3. "Minisa" Bridge American Indian Detail
Made from Cathalite
"Minisa" Bridge American Bison Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 24, 2011
4. "Minisa" Bridge American Bison Detail
Made from Cathalite
"Minisa" Bridge American Bison Panel image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 24, 2011
5. "Minisa" Bridge American Bison Panel
Made from Cathalite
"Minisa" Bridge over Little Arkansas River image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 24, 2011
6. "Minisa" Bridge over Little Arkansas River
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 26, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 347 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 26, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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