Nevada in Vernon County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Vernon County's Southern Heritage
The coming of the Border War and the May 26, 1863, burning of Nevada City by Federal Militia.
Artist: Michael McClure 2002
Dedicated to: the Vernon Countians Who Endured
Location. 37° 50.351′ N, 94° 21.527′ W. Marker is in Nevada, Missouri, in Vernon County. Marker is at the intersection of Walnut Street and Ash Street, on the right when traveling east on Walnut Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Nevada MO 64772, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Burning of Nevada (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); William Joel Stone (about 400 feet away); Bushwhacker Museum (about 400 feet away); The Battle of Drywood (about 400 feet away); Nevada - Vernon County Centennial (about 400 feet away); Vernon County Courthouse (about 500 feet away); Vernon County War Memorial (about 600 feet away); Veterans Memorial (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Nevada.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
Also see . . . Nevada Then. (Submitted on January 22, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 335 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.