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|Elevation||2,608 ft (795 m)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (CST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS ID||485330 |
Eminence was founded in 1887.
A post office was opened in Eminence in June 1887, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1942.
In popular cultureEdit
Eminence is the Federal Emergency Management Agency refugee center established to take evacuees from Denver, Colorado as the event of an explosion at a train derailment and the subsequent detonation of a smuggled Russian nuclear weapon which was in the derailment wreckage in the 1999 TV movie Atomic Train.
- "Eminence, Kansas", Geographic Names Information System, United States Geological Survey, United States Department of the Interior
- "Finney County". Blue Skyways. Kansas State Library. Retrieved 10 June 2014.
- "Kansas Post Offices, 1828-1961 (archived)". Kansas Historical Society. Archived from the original on October 9, 2013. Retrieved 10 June 2014.