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Preservation and Restoration of Alexander Majors House

 
 
Preservation and Restoration of Alexander Majors House Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 11, 2015
1. Preservation and Restoration of Alexander Majors House Marker
Inscription.

In memory of Miss Louisa P. Johnston, great-granddaughter of Alexander Majors, whose steadfast determination led to the preservation of this house to honor him and the historic transportation firm of Russell, Majors and Waddell

and in recognition of Terry W. and Victoria M. Chapman and family, who oversaw the restoration of this house and devotedly managed it for many years.

[Dedicated] April 2011
 
Erected 2011 by Wornall/Majors Houses Museum, Inc.
 
Location. 38° 58.785′ N, 94° 36.482′ W. Marker is in Kansas City, Missouri, in Jackson County. Marker is on State Line Road north of 83rd Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8201 State Line Road, Kansas City MO 64114, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Alexander Majors House (within shouting distance of this marker); Frank S. Land Memorial (approx. 1.5 miles away); Mockbee Farm (approx. 1.5 miles away); Thomas Farmhouse (approx. 1.9 miles away); Shelby's Last Stand (approx. 2.4 miles away); Leroy Robert "Satchel" Paige

Alexander Majors House image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 11, 2015
2. Alexander Majors House
Marker is next to front door
(approx. 2.5 miles away); Waldo P. Johnson (approx. 2.5 miles away); Forest Hill Confederate Memorial (approx. 2.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kansas City.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .
1. Wornall/Majors House Museums, Inc. (Submitted on June 26, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Alexander Majors Bio. (Submitted on June 26, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Pony Express National Historic Trail. (Submitted on June 26, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Alexander Majors House National Register Nomination. (Submitted on June 26, 2015, 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 June 26, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 180 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 26, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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