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Historic Downtown Emporia Kansas Walking Tour

Created by David J. Trowbridge on July 7th 2020, 9:21:05 pm.

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This short walk though Emporia starts at the home of William Allen White and works its way to Commercial Street where it stops at the Granada Theatre, Lyon County Historical Center, and the Kress Building. The tour than turns east on 6th Avenue to include historic homes such as the Cross House and home of Senator Preston Plumb, one of the founders of the city who came to Kansas as part of the Free Soil Movement.