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Lawrence in Douglas County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

The First Lawrence U.S. Post Office

 
 
The First Lawrence U.S. Post Office Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
1. The First Lawrence U.S. Post Office Marker
Inscription.

has been placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places

by the United States
Department of the Interior
c.1906
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Kansas Preservation Alliance
Award for Excellence

 
Location. 38° 58.284′ N, 95° 14.101′ W. Marker is in Lawrence, Kansas, in Douglas County. Marker is at the intersection of 7th Street and New Hampshire Street, on the left when traveling east on 7th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 645 New Hampshire Street, Lawrence KS 66044, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Liberty Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); 700-702 Massachusetts Street (within shouting distance of this marker); John Brown and the Siege of Lawrence, September 14-15, 1856 (within shouting distance of this marker); Free State Hotel (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Anderson Building (about 400 feet away); Miller's Hall (about 500 feet away); Lawrence Studio (about 500 feet away); House Building (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lawrence.
 
Regarding The First Lawrence U.S. Post Office. Building
The First Lawrence U.S. Post Office and Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
2. The First Lawrence U.S. Post Office and Markers
Markers on wall near entrance
is a key contributor to the National Register Historic District.
 
Also see . . .  Lawrence's Downtown Historic District NRHP Nomination. (Submitted on August 16, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 16, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 207 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 16, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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