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9th Street Steps

Address: 9th and Carolina
Marysville, KS 66508
Telephone Number: 785.562.3101
Second Telephone Number: 800.752.3965

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Directions:  From U.S. 36 & 77 Junction, go 1 block west and 1 block north.
Hours:  Always Open
The retaining wall at 9th and Carolina was a 1934 WPA project, locally known as "The Wall".  The terrace and concrete stairway provided agile pedestrians a quick route to the upper part of town.  It is several stories high and has been the background of many Senior Class pictures.
During the Great Depression of the 1930s the federal government set up a number of programs to provide work for the unemployed.  The best known is the WPA (Works Progress Administration).

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Brenda Staggenborg
101 North 10th Street
Marysville, KS 66508
Phone: 785.562.3101
Fax: 785.562.3101
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