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Holton in Jackson County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Edward D. Holton

 
 
Edward D. Holton Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 11, 2013
1. Edward D. Holton Marker
Inscription.

Businessman Philanthropist
Abolitionist

Holton Kansas
Est. 1857

 
Erected by the City of Holton.
 
Location. 39° 27.876′ N, 95° 44.073′ W. Marker is in Holton, Kansas, in Jackson County. Marker is at the intersection of Pennsylvania Avenue and 5th Street, on the right when traveling north on Pennsylvania Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at City Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 430 Pennsylvania Avenue, Holton KS 66436, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jackson County Courthouse Horse Water Trough (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Jim Lane (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Civil War Memorial (about 500 feet away); Company E, 137th Infantry Regt, 35th Infantry Div (approx. mile away); Livestock Water Trough (approx. 0.3 miles away); Battle of the Spurs (approx. 7 miles away); The Wetmore Calaboose (approx. 12.4 miles away); Don Clarence Rising (approx. 12.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Holton.
 
Also see . . .
1. History of Holton, Kansas. (Submitted on March 23, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Edward D. Holton Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 11, 2013
2. Edward D. Holton Marker

2. History of Jackson County, Kansas. (Submitted on March 23, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Edward Dwight Holton at Library of Congress. (Submitted on March 23, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Edward Dwight Holton in Dictionary of Wisconsin History. (Submitted on March 23, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 308 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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