1841 - 1915
— Historic Site in Journalism —William Rockhill Nelson, founder of the Kansas City Star in 1880, was largely responsible for building here one of the nation's most influential newspapers. His guidance helped Kansas City become a major metropolitan center.
|Placed By||Sigma Delta Chi Professional Journalistic Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 8:24am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15S E 363280 N 4328214|
|Decimal Degrees||39.09235000, -94.58091667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 5.541', W 94° 34.855'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 5' 32.46" N, 94° 34' 51.30" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1729 Grand Blvd, Kansas City MO 64108, US|
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