Atchison in Atchison County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Erected by American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Location. 39° 32.198′ N, 95° 8.625′ W. Marker is in Atchison, Kansas, in Atchison County. Touch for map. Monument is in Mount Vernon Cemetery, off Rawlins Road, south of 272nd Road. Marker is in this post office area: Atchison KS 66002, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John Alexander Martin (approx. ¼ mile away); Frank R. Firth (approx. ¼ mile away); Astronauts of the Shuttle Columbia (approx. 0.4 miles away); Atchison (approx. 1.4 miles away); Mount Saint Scholastica Monastery (approx. 1½ miles away); The Bridge Over 4th of July 1804 Creek (approx. 1.8 miles away); 4th of July, 1804 Creek (approx. 1.8 miles away); Birthplace of the Santa Fe Railway Company (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Atchison.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 7, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 261 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 7, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.