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Harold J. Royer Band Shell

 
 
Harold J. Royer Band Shell Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 1, 2011
1. Harold J. Royer Band Shell Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated in August, 1981, during the 100th anniversary observance of the Abilene Municipal Band, in honor of Mr. Royer's 60 years as a dedicated and talented director of this band.

By resolution of the Abilene City Commission

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Harold J. Royer Bandshell II
Dedicated June 27, 1991
Original bandshell destroyed by
fire, February 15, 1989

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Municipal Band Shell
Erected A.D. 1934
 
Erected 1981 by City of Abilene.
 
Location. 38° 55.212′ N, 97° 13.749′ W. Marker is in Abilene, Kansas, in Dickinson County. Marker is on North Pine Street, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Markers are in Eisenhower Park. Marker is in this post office area: Abilene KS 67410, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Eisenhower Park (within shouting distance of this marker); The Grand Army of the Republic (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); C. H. Lebold Mansion (approx. half a mile away); Site of First Settlers' Home (approx. half a mile away); J. E. Johntz Home
Harold J. Royer Band Shell Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 1, 2011
2. Harold J. Royer Band Shell Marker
(approx. half a mile away); Hotel Sunflower (approx. 0.7 miles away); Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church (approx. 0.7 miles away); United Building (approx. 0.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Abilene.
 
Also see . . .  Abilene Municipal Band on Facebook. (Submitted on November 16, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Original Band Shell Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 1, 2011
3. Original Band Shell Marker
Harold J. Royer Band Shell and Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 1, 2011
4. Harold J. Royer Band Shell and Markers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 354 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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