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Right Reverend Monsignor Edward J. Flanagan

1886 - 1948

 
 
Rt. Rev. Monsignor Edward J. Flanagan Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 17, 2012
1. Rt. Rev. Monsignor Edward J. Flanagan Marker
Inscription.

In memory of
Rt. Rev. Monsignor
Edward J. Flanagan

Founder of Boys Town and
Recipient of Variety Clubs
First Humanitarian Award
His dictum:
"There is no such thing as a bad boy"

 
Erected 1948 by The Variety Clubs International.
 
Location. 41° 15.537′ N, 96° 7.8′ W. Marker is in Omaha, Nebraska, in Douglas County. Marker is on Heroes Boulevard south of Flanagan Boulevard, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker and statue are on the Boys Town campus. Marker is in this post office area: Boys Town NE 68010, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Boys Town Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Father Flanagan's Boys' Home (approx. 0.3 miles away); Msgr. Edward Joseph Flanagan (approx. 0.3 miles away); Father Flanagan Historic House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Omaha (approx. 6.2 miles away); Dundee Memorial Park Streetcar Wall (approx. 6.9 miles away); Jan Rosicky (approx. 7.1 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 7.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Omaha.
 
Also see . . .  About Boys Town.
Rt. Rev. Monsignor Edward J. Flanagan Statue image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 17, 2012
2. Rt. Rev. Monsignor Edward J. Flanagan Statue
(Submitted on August 16, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Rt. Rev. Monsignor Edward J. Flanagan Statue image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 17, 2012
3. Rt. Rev. Monsignor Edward J. Flanagan Statue
Looking south along Heroes Blvd
Rt. Rev. Monsignor Edward J. Flanagan Statue image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 17, 2012
4. Rt. Rev. Monsignor Edward J. Flanagan Statue
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 449 times since then and 26 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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