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Dodge City in Ford County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
"Big Nose Kate"
 
"Big Nose Kate" Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., November 10, 2012
1. "Big Nose Kate" Marker
 
Inscription.

Long time companion to Doc Holliday
Worked as "Soiled Dove" in Dodge City
and in Earp Women's brothel in Wichita

 
Erected by Dodge City Trail of Fame, Inc.
 
Location. 37° 45.183′ N, 100° 1.078′ W. Marker is in Dodge City, Kansas, in Ford County. Marker is at the intersection of 1st Avenue and Front Street, on the right when traveling north on 1st Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dodge City KS 67801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "Doc" Holliday (about 300 feet away, in a direct line); Dodge City, a railroad town (about 300 feet away); Charles Rath (about 300 feet away); The 100th Meridian, Where East Meets West (about 300 feet away); Wyatt Earp (about 300 feet away); Wild and woolly Front Street (about 400 feet away); Dodge City, full of excitement (about 400 feet away); Longhorn cattle arrive (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Dodge City.
 
More about this marker. Marker is in the sidewalk.
 
Also see . . .
1. Katie Elder: Her True Story. (Submitted on May 13, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
2. Mary Katherine Haroney. (Submitted on May 13, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
 
"Big Nose Kate" Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., November 10, 2012
2. "Big Nose Kate" Marker
Looking west
 

3. Big Nose Kate. (Submitted on May 13, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
4. Dodge City (Kansas) Trail of Fame. (Submitted on May 13, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on May 13, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 177 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 13, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.
 
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