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Wamego in Pottawatomie County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Colonel Raymond E. Morris, USAF Retired

 
 
Colonel Raymond E. Morris, USAF Retired Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2012
1. Colonel Raymond E. Morris, USAF Retired Marker
Inscription.

The Columbian Eagle is dedicated
to
Colonel Raymond E. Morris
USAF Retired

First Columbian Theatre
Foundation Executive Secretary
and extraordinary volunteer,
without whom
The Columbian renovation
would not have been possible.
The Columbian Eagle is a replica of
of the eagle from the 1893 World's
Columbian Exposition which adorned
this building from 1895 to 1927.
Design and construction was donated
by John Miller, Wamego, Kansas.

 
Erected by Columbian Theatre Foundation.
 
Location. 39° 12.178′ N, 96° 18.314′ W. Marker is in Wamego, Kansas, in Pottawatomie County. Marker is on Lincoln Avenue (Kansas Route 99) south of 6th Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 521 Lincoln Avenue, Wamego KS 66547, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. World War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); 1893 Chicago World's Fair Statues (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sand and Quartz Boulder (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pottawatomie County
Colonel Raymond E. Morris, USAF Retired Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2012
2. Colonel Raymond E. Morris, USAF Retired Marker
Marker is on wall, left beyond the red SUV
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Dutch Mill (approx. mile away); War Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Vieux Cemetery (approx. 4.8 miles away); Blackjack Springs (approx. 6.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Wamego.
 
Also see . . .  History of The Columbian Theatre. (Submitted on February 18, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkEntertainmentMan-Made Features
 
The Columbian Theatre, Topped by Eagle Replica image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2012
3. The Columbian Theatre, Topped by Eagle Replica
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 154 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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