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Greensburg in Kiowa County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

S. D. Robinett Building

1915

 
 
S. D. Robinett Building NRHP Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 9, 2012
1. S. D. Robinett Building NRHP Marker
Inscription.

has been placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places

by the United States
Department of the Interior

Respectfully restored by
Gary and Erica Goodman 2009
Dedicated to the Pioneers of
yesterday, today, and tomorrow

 
Erected 2009 by Gary and Erica Goodman.
 
Location. 37° 36.317′ N, 99° 17.562′ W. Marker is in Greensburg, Kansas, in Kiowa County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Florida Avenue, on the left when traveling south on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 148 South Main Street, Greensburg KS 67054, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 2007 Greensburg EF5 Tornado (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ball from Big Well of Greensburg (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cannonball Stage Line Highway (approx. one mile away); Buried Treasure in the Heartland (approx. 10.3 miles away).
 
Regarding S. D. Robinett Building. Although heavily damaged by the May 2007 EF5 tornado that struck Greensburg, it was restored and is the only surviving building from the town's historic downtown.
 
Also see . . .
S. D. Robinett Building and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 9, 2012
2. S. D. Robinett Building and Marker

1. S. D. Robinett Building National Register Nomination. (Submitted on May 11, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. USDA Rural Recovery - Greensburg KS. (Submitted on May 11, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. City of Greensburg KS Official Site. (Submitted on May 11, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Putting the "Green" in Greensburg, Scientific American article. (Submitted on May 11, 2013, 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 May 11, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 292 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 11, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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