Kansas City in Wyandotte County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Mather Hall - Kansas City University
Kansas City University was founded by the Board of the Methodist Church in 1894, the cornerstone of Mather Hall being laid in 1896. It served the community with distinction, but was forced to close in 1933. The Augustinian Recollect Order had preserved the campus and buildings as the monastery of St. Augustine since 1935. *National Register of Historic Places*
Location. 39° 7.681′ N, 94° 40.029′ W. Marker is in Kansas City, Kansas, in Wyandotte County. Marker is at the intersection of Parallel Parkway and 33rd Steet on Parallel Parkway. Touch for map. Plaque is located on the right gatepost as you enter the property at the southwest corner of Parallel Parkway and 33rd Street. Marker is in this post office area: Kansas City KS 66102, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Western University (approx. 1.5 miles away); John Brown (approx. 1.5 miles away); Quindaro, Kansas (approx. 1.5 miles away); Quindaro Ruins Archaeological Park (approx. 1.7 miles away); Riverview Boulevard Cable Car Line (approx. 1.8 miles away); The History of the Wyandot Indian Nation Silas Armstrong (approx. 2.4 miles away); Judge Cordell D. Meeks, Sr. Plaza (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kansas City.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 20, 2015, by Michael W. Kruse of Kansas City, Missouri. This page has been viewed 183 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 20, 2015, by Michael W. Kruse of Kansas City, Missouri. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.