|Elevation||1,056 ft (322 m)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (CST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS ID||482180 |
History[change | change source]
The first settlement at Media was made in 1878. Media was located on the Kansas City, Lawrence & Southern Kansas Railroad. A post office was created in Media in 1878. It stayed until 1903. Media merged into present-day Baldwin City.
References[change | change source]
- Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) details for Belvoir, Kansas; United States Geological Survey (USGS); October 13, 1978.
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Media (historical)
- History of the State of Kansas: Containing a Full Account of Its Growth from an Uninhabited Territory to a Wealthy and Important State. A. T. Andreas. 1883. p. 356.
- "Douglas County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 8 April 2015.