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

Ward-Meade Home

1870

 
 
Ward-Meade Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 20, 2012
1. Ward-Meade Home Marker
Inscription.

Anthony A. Ward bought land from Indians - 1854. Site of first sermon preached in Topeka, December 29, 1854.
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Entered on the
National Register
of Historic Places
November 12, 1975

 
Erected 1968 by John Haupt Chapter, National Society, DAR.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 39° 3.801′ N, 95° 40.956′ W. Marker is in Topeka, Kansas, in Shawnee County. Touch for map. Marker is in Historic Ward-Meade Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 124 NW Fillmore Street, Topeka KS 66606, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ward-Meade Mansion (here, next to this marker); David Puff (within shouting distance of this marker); Barber Shop (within shouting distance of this marker); Everest Methodist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Blacksmith Shop (within shouting distance of this marker); Pappan's Ferry
Ward-Meade Home NRHP Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 20, 2012
2. Ward-Meade Home NRHP Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Mulvane General Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Potwin Drug Store (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Topeka.
 
Also see . . .
1. Ward-Meade House National Register Nomination. (Submitted on May 4, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Old Prairie Town at Historic Ward-Meade Park. (Submitted on May 4, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Ward-Meade Park, Topeka KS. (Submitted on May 4, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Ward-Meade Home Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 20, 2012
3. Ward-Meade Home Markers
Ward-Meade Mansion image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
4. Ward-Meade Mansion
Ward-Meade Home image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 20, 2012
5. Ward-Meade Home
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 4, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 290 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 4, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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