Carthage in Jasper County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Eliel Lanyon (E.L.) Dale
Aug. 14, 1890 - Dec. 22, 1969
The Carthage Press
1944 - 1969
Because of his vision and desires Carthage
will always be a better place for all.
Bust dedicated 11/96
Sculptor Bill R. Snow
Location. 37° 10.459′ N, 94° 18.797′ W. Marker is in Carthage, Missouri, in Jasper County. Marker is on 7th Street east of Garrison Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Monument is in the E. L. Dale Memorial Garden on the grounds of the public library. Marker is at or near this postal address: 612 South Garrison Avenue, Carthage MO 64836, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Vietnam Memorial For Casualties From Missouri (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); War Memorial (about 700 feet away); Osage War (approx. 0.2 miles away); Charles Pollard Wood (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battle of Carthage (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named The Battle of Carthage (approx. ¼ mile away); Last Skirmish of the Battle of Carthage (approx. 0.7 miles away); Rendezous At Carthage (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Carthage.
Also see . . .
1. E. L. Dale Interview (1965) in The State Historical Society of Missouri Collection (Submitted on November 17, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
2. A Brief History of the Carthage Public Library. (Submitted on November 17, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 269 times since then and 77 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.