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Commissioner Thomas F. Lally

Dedicated In Memory Of

 
 
Commissioner Thomas F. Lally Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 2, 2013
1. Commissioner Thomas F. Lally Marker
Inscription.

This plaque dedicated August 17, 1979 for his effort in establishing on this site the first Strawberry Hill Summer Concert on June 25, 1978, featuring the St. John C. C. [Catholic Church] Tamburitzans, a group devoted to preserving the Croatian musical heritage in the city of Kansas City, Kansas.
 
Erected 1979 by the City of Kansas City.
 
Location. 39° 6.768′ N, 94° 37.118′ W. Marker is in Kansas City, Kansas, in Wyandotte County. Marker is at the intersection of 4th Street and Barnett Avenue, on the right when traveling north on 4th Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kansas City KS 66101, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Cruise-Scroggs Mansion (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Mary's Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); This Gateway to Kansas (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Baptist Church and First African Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Eliza Burton Conley (approx. 0.4 miles away); Helena Conley (approx. 0.4 miles away); Silas Armstrong (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Kansas City.
 
Also see . . .
Commissioner Thomas F. Lally Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 2, 2013
2. Commissioner Thomas F. Lally Marker

1. Strawberry Hill: Kansas City's Historic Croatian Neighborhood. (Submitted on October 18, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Tamburitza Association of America. (Submitted on October 19, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Croatian Traditions Tamburitzans, Kansas City KS. (Submitted on October 19, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicCharity & Public WorkEntertainmentSettlements & Settlers
 
Commissioner Thomas F. Lally Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 2, 2013
3. Commissioner Thomas F. Lally Marker
Looking SE toward downtown KC MO
Strawberry Hill Neighborhood Welcome Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 2, 2013
4. Strawberry Hill Neighborhood Welcome Sign
On side of a building
St. John the Baptist Catholic Church image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
5. St. John the Baptist Catholic Church
Immediately south of the Cruise-Scroggs Mansion
St. John the Baptist Catholic Church Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
6. St. John the Baptist Catholic Church Sign
Croatian Consulate at 5th St and Elizabeth Avenue image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 2, 2013
7. Croatian Consulate at 5th St and Elizabeth Avenue
Croatian Consulate at 5th St. and Elizabeth Ave. image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 2, 2013
8. Croatian Consulate at 5th St. and Elizabeth Ave.
Cornerstone of Former Croatian National Home image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 2, 2013
9. Cornerstone of Former Croatian National Home
Part of this building, at 5th St. and Elizabeth Ave., serves as a Croatian Consulate
Croatian Consulate at 5th St. and Elizabeth Ave. image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 2, 2013
10. Croatian Consulate at 5th St. and Elizabeth Ave.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 347 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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