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Humboldt in Allen County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Civil War Monument

 
 
Civil War Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 11, 2011
1. Civil War Monument
Inscription.
Dedicated to the Citizens of Humboldt, Kansas, past and present, who believe the strength of a community lies in its faith in God and each other, its integrity, and its commitment to freedom for all.

Humboldt, Kansas
"A Delightful Place"


"With malice toward none;
With charity for all;
With firmness in the right,
As God gives us to see the right,
Let us strive on to
finish the work we are in -"
A. Lincoln
2nd Inaugural Address

We invite you to visit the
12 individual Civil War markers
located throughout the city.
Free maps are available
at local businesses.

 
Erected 1997 by Humboldt Chamber of Commerce.
 
Location. 37° 48.661′ N, 95° 26.195′ W. Marker is in Humboldt, Kansas, in Allen County. Marker is at the intersection of Bridge Street and 8th Street, on the right when traveling east on Bridge Street. Click for map. Monument is near the northwest corner of City Square. Marker is in this post office area: Humboldt KS 66748, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 50th Anniversary of Humboldt (within shouting distance of this marker); Kate Burnett
Civil War Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 11, 2011
2. Civil War Monument
(within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Soldier (within shouting distance of this marker); J. A. Coffey (within shouting distance of this marker); Sophia Fussman (within shouting distance of this marker); Abel Secrest (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Colonel Orlin Thurston (about 300 feet away); Veterans Memorial (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Humboldt.
 
Also see . . .  History of Humboldt, Kansas. (Submitted on July 12, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesPatriots & PatriotismSettlements & SettlersWar, US Civil
 
Civil War Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 11, 2011
3. Civil War Monument Marker
Civil War Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 11, 2011
4. Civil War Monument Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 466 times since then and 10 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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