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Mansfield in Wright County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Laura Ingalls Wilder

 
 
Laura Ingalls Wilder Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 12, 2012
1. Laura Ingalls Wilder Marker
Inscription.

Author of "Little House" Books

Little House in the Big Woods - 1932
Farmer Boy - 1933
Little House on the Prairie
On the Banks of Plum Creek - 1937
By the Shores of Silver Lake - 1939
The Long Winter - 1940
Little Town on the Prairie - 1941
These Happy Golden Years - 1943

Dedicated Sept. 18, 1993

 
Erected 1993.
 
Location. 37° 6.386′ N, 92° 34.909′ W. Marker is in Mansfield, Missouri, in Wright County. Marker is at the intersection of Commercial Street and U.S. 60, on the right when traveling east on Commercial Street. Click for map. Marker is on the town square. Marker is in this post office area: Mansfield MO 65704, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Carl "Sub" Mays (a few steps from this marker); War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Wilder's Pecan Tree (approx. 1.1 miles away); Rocky Ridge Farm (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Wilder Home / The Little Books Began Here
Laura Ingalls Wilder Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 12, 2012
2. Laura Ingalls Wilder Monument
(approx. 1.5 miles away); Battle of Hartville Confederate Monument (approx. 10.6 miles away); The Battle of Hartville (approx. 10.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Mansfield.
 
Also see . . .
1. Laura Ingalls Wilder Historic Home and Museum. (Submitted on October 6, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Laura Ingalls Wilder Historic Homes. (Submitted on October 6, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum. (Submitted on October 6, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Laura Ingalls Wilder Park and Museum. (Submitted on October 7, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
5. Little House on the Prairie Museum. (Submitted on October 7, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
6. Laura Ingalls Wilder Award. (Submitted on October 7, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicEducationEntertainmentSettlements & Settlers
 
"Little House in the Big Woods" 1932 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 12, 2012
3. "Little House in the Big Woods" 1932 Marker
"Farmer Boy" 1933 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 12, 2012
4. "Farmer Boy" 1933 Marker
"Little House on the Prairie" 1935 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 12, 2012
5. "Little House on the Prairie" 1935 Marker
"On the Banks of Plum Creek" 1937 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 12, 2012
6. "On the Banks of Plum Creek" 1937 Marker
"By the Shores of Silver Lake" 1939 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 12, 2012
7. "By the Shores of Silver Lake" 1939 Marker
"The Long Winter" 1940 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 12, 2012
8. "The Long Winter" 1940 Marker
"Little Town on the Prairie" 1941 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 12, 2012
9. "Little Town on the Prairie" 1941 Marker
"These Happy Golden Years" 1943 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 12, 2012
10. "These Happy Golden Years" 1943 Marker
Laura Ingalls Wilder Bust image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 12, 2012
11. Laura Ingalls Wilder Bust
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 492 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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