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Topeka in Shawnee County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

G.A.R. Memorial Building

 
 
G.A.R. Memorial Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 27, 2012
1. G.A.R. Memorial Hall Marker
Inscription.

This tablet was erected by
the State of Kansas
to the memory of
Charles Henry Chandler
the designer of this building
State Architect
MCMIX - MCMXVIII

 
Erected by State of Kansas.
 
Location. 39° 2.788′ N, 95° 40.614′ W. Marker is in Topeka, Kansas, in Shawnee County. Marker is at the intersection of SW 10th Avenue and SW Jackson Street, on the right when traveling west on SW 10th Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 120 West SW 10th Avenue, Topeka KS 66612, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Crime Victims' Rights Tree (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Kansas Veterans' Memorial (about 500 feet away); Kansas Veterans' Walk (about 500 feet away); The Freedom Tree (about 500 feet away); Governor Landon's Acceptance (about 600 feet away); Charles Curtis (about 600 feet away); The Capitol Building (about 800 feet away); Kansas History (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Topeka.
 
Also see . . .
1. G.A.R. Memorial Hall. (Submitted on November 26, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. G.A.R. Memorial Building National Register Nomination
G.A.R. Memorial Hall Lobby image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 27, 2012
2. G.A.R. Memorial Hall Lobby
. (Submitted on November 26, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Charles Henry Chandler Bio. (Submitted on November 26, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesPatriots & PatriotismWar, Spanish-AmericanWar, US Civil
 
G.A.R. Memorial Hall Interior Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 27, 2012
3. G.A.R. Memorial Hall Interior Marker
G.A.R. Memorial Hall Interior Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 27, 2012
4. G.A.R. Memorial Hall Interior Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 26, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 348 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 26, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
 
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