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

1893 Chicago World's Fair Statues

 
 
1893 Chicago World's Fair Statues Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2012
1. 1893 Chicago World's Fair Statues Marker
Inscription.

The park statues were exhibited at the 1893 Chicago World's Fair. Brought here by early Wamego proprietor, J.C. Rogers, this statue represents Science. The statue located on the island represents Art.
 
Erected by City of Wamego.
 
Location. 39° 12.157′ N, 96° 18.145′ W. Marker is in Wamego, Kansas, in Pottawatomie County. Click for map. Marker and statues are in City Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 500 Ash Street, 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. Sand and Quartz Boulder (a few steps from this marker); Old Dutch Mill (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); World War Memorial (about 600 feet away); Pottawatomie County (about 600 feet away); Colonel Raymond E. Morris, USAF Retired (approx. 0.2 miles away); War Memorial (approx. mile away); Vieux Cemetery (approx. 4.7 miles away); Blackjack Springs (approx. 6.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Wamego.
 
Also see . . .
1. Wamego City Park. (Submitted on February 18, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Wonders of the 1893 World's Fair. (Submitted on February 18, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)

1893 Chicago World's Fair Statue and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2012
2. 1893 Chicago World's Fair Statue and Marker
"Science" statue

3. 1893 World's Fair History Fair Documentary. (Submitted on February 18, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. World's Columbian Exposition, 1893. (Submitted on February 18, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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1893 Chicago World's Fair "Science" Statue image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2012
3. 1893 Chicago World's Fair "Science" Statue
1893 Chicago World's Fair "Art" Statue image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2012
4. 1893 Chicago World's Fair "Art" Statue
1893 Chicago World's Fair Statue and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2012
5. 1893 Chicago World's Fair Statue and Marker
1893 Chicago World's Fair Statue image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2012
6. 1893 Chicago World's Fair Statue
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 190 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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