Nevada in Vernon County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Nevada - Vernon County Centennial
1855 - 1955
James H. Deman, Mayor, Jess M. Banes, Presiding Judge-County Court
Incorporated in the base of this monument is a sealed box to be opened on the observation of the bicentennial
Erected 1955 by Nevada, Vernon County, and Brophy Monument Company.
Location. 37° 50.307′ N, 94° 21.452′ W. Marker is in Nevada, Missouri, in Vernon County. Marker is at the intersection of Cherry Street and Main Street, on the right when traveling west on Cherry Street. Click for map. Marker is near the SW corner of the Vernon County Courthouse grounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 W. Cherry Street, Nevada MO 64772, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Joel Stone (a few steps from this marker); The Burning of Nevada (a few steps from this marker); Vernon County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Vernon County War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Vernon County Valor Vernon County's Southern Heritage (about 400 feet away); Veterans Memorial (about 600 feet away); Bushwhacker Museum (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Nevada.
Also see . . .
1. History of Nevada, MIssouri. (Submitted on August 11, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
2. History of Vernon County. (Submitted on August 11, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 505 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. 2. submitted on , by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.