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

Muse of the Missouri

 
 
Muse of the Missouri Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 24, 2015
1. Muse of the Missouri Marker
Inscription.

Dedicated December 2, 1963 in Memory of
David Woods Kemper
Well Beloved
Died Defending His Country

 
Location. 39° 6.24′ N, 94° 34.987′ W. Marker is in Kansas City, Missouri, in Jackson County. Marker is on Main Street north of 9th Street, in the median. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kansas City MO 64105, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. New York Life Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Scarritt Arcade (about 400 feet away); New England Building (about 500 feet away); Frankel, Frank & Company Building (about 600 feet away); Phoenix Hotel Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Exchange Hotel Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Armour & Volker Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Builders and Traders Exchange Building (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kansas City.
 
Regarding Muse of the Missouri. US Army 1LT David Woods Kemper was killed in action in Italy during World War II.
 
Also see . . .  David Woods Kemper Memorial Fountain. (Submitted on September 4, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
Muse of the Missouri and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 24, 2015
2. Muse of the Missouri and Marker
Looking north
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 4, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 174 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 4, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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