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8th Street Fountain

 
 
8th Street Fountain Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 31, 2016
1. 8th Street Fountain Marker
Inscription.

To the People of Greater Kansas City
on Proctor & Gamble's 150th Anniversary

 
Erected 1987.
 
Location. 39° 6.285′ N, 94° 35.301′ W. Marker is in Kansas City, Missouri, in Jackson County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway Boulevard and 8th Street, on the left when traveling north on Broadway Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Godfrey and Blanche Jones Plaza, Kansas City MO 64105, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Harvey-Dutton Dry Goods Company Building (a few steps from this marker); Faxon, Horton and Gallagher Company Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Butler Brothers Co Building (within shouting distance of this marker); E. J. Roe Hat Company Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Maxwell-McClure Notions Company Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Goldstandt-Powell Hat Company Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Kansas City, Ft. Scott & Gulf Railroad Company Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Bond Shoe Company Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kansas City.
 
Also see . . .
8th Street Fountain image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 31, 2016
2. 8th Street Fountain

1. Eighth Street Fountain Info. (Submitted on August 1, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 1930 Photo of Proctor & Gamble Plant, KC MO. (Submitted on August 1, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkMan-Made Features
 
8th Street Fountain and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 31, 2016
3. 8th Street Fountain and Marker
8th Street Fountain (west side) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 31, 2016
4. 8th Street Fountain (west side)
Looking east
Marker Adjacent to 8th Street Fountain image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 31, 2016
5. Marker Adjacent to 8th Street Fountain
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 1, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 1, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 148 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 1, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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