El Dorado in Butler County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Signers of the Declaration of Independence
These Courageous Men Signed
The Declaration of Independence
Father of Our County
The Voice of Freedom
The Pen of Freedom
[Signers of the Declaration are listed by State]
With utmost thanks to those who live and die to preserve our freedom
Erected by Commerce Bank.
Location. 37° 49.036′ N, 96° 51.116′ W. Marker is in El Dorado, Kansas, in Butler County. Marker is on Central Avenue (Kansas Route 254) near Gordy Street, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Memorial is on the grounds of the county courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 205 West Central Avenue, El Dorado KS 67042, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Veterans Memorial Flagpole (here, next to this marker); Celebration of Freedom Memorial (here, next to this marker); Replica of the Statue of Liberty (within shouting distance of this marker); William Allen White (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Gypsy Spudder Missouri Pacific Depot Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Central Power Unit (approx. 0.4 miles away); Star Drilling Machine (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in El Dorado.
Also see . . . The Declaration of Independence. (Submitted on June 9, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 490 times since then and 84 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.