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Independence in Jackson County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Vaile Mansion

 
 
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By Pat Filippone, August 4, 2008
1. Vaile Mansion Marker
Inscription. Designed for Harvey M. Vaile, operator of Star Mail routes, by Asa Cross of Kansas City, this Second Empire style house was described in 1881 as "one of the most costly and beautiful residences" in the county. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
 
Erected by American Revolution Bicentennial Commission of Independence 1976.
 
Location. 39° 6.445′ N, 94° 24.984′ W. Marker is in Independence, Missouri, in Jackson County. Marker is on North Liberty Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1500 North Liberty Street, Independence MO 64050, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Harry S. Truman Grave (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Eternal Flame of Freedom (approx. 0.4 miles away); Truman Library Veterans Memorial Carillon (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Harry S. Truman Library (approx. 0.4 miles away); Liberty Bell Replica Marker (approx. 0.4 miles away); Independence (approx. half a mile away); Harry S. Truman Historic District (approx. 0.6 miles away); "The Neck" (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Independence.
 
Also see . . .  Vaile Mansion website. (Submitted on April 30, 2015, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Vaile Mansion image. Click for full size.
By Pat Filippone, August 4, 2008
2. Vaile Mansion

 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 22, 2015, by Pat Filippone of Stockton, California. This page has been viewed 294 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 22, 2015, by Pat Filippone of Stockton, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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