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Overland Park in Johnson County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

The Pioneer Spirit

In Honor Of

 
 
The Pioneer Spirit Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 13, 2015
1. The Pioneer Spirit Marker
Inscription.

Antioch Cemetery
Est. 1871
This plaque dedicated May, 2001
to honor those whose services,
past and present have preserved
the beauty of this cemetery
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[Cemetery Chapel]
Erected 1940
[by]
Walter A. Meyers

 
Erected 2005 by Arbella Chapter, Daughters of the American Colonists.
 
Location. 38° 59.615′ N, 94° 41.214′ W. Marker is in Overland Park, Kansas, in Johnson County. Marker is at the intersection of Antioch Road and 75th Street, on the right when traveling south on Antioch Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Antioch Cemetery, Overland Park KS 66204, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Conser Store & Hall (approx. one mile away); Conser Garage & Bus Station (approx. one mile away); A. M. Wood Buildings (approx. one mile away); Voights Building (approx. one mile away); Wilson-Weldon Buildings (approx. one mile away); William B. Strang, Jr.
Antioch Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 13, 2015
2. Antioch Cemetery Marker
(approx. one mile away); Santa Fe Trail (approx. one mile away); A Day on the Santa Fe Trail (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Overland Park.
 
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Walter A. Meyers Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 13, 2015
3. Walter A. Meyers Marker
Antioch Cemetery Chapel and Pioneer Spirit Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 13, 2015
4. Antioch Cemetery Chapel and Pioneer Spirit Marker
Other markers are on front of chapel, obscured from view
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 3, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 174 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 3, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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