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Shenandoah in Page County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Early Settlers of Southwestern Iowa

1840 1939

 
 
Early Settlers of Southwestern Iowa Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2015
1. Early Settlers of Southwestern Iowa Marker
Inscription.

In recognition of their virtues and in acknowledgment of the debt we owe them, we gratefully dedicate this memorial to the

Early Settlers of
Southwestern Iowa

Erected Nov. 2, 1939


 
Erected 1939 by Southwest Iowa Pioneers' Association.
 
Location. 40° 45.893′ N, 95° 22.248′ W. Marker is in Shenandoah, Iowa, in Page County. Marker is at the intersection of Clarinda Avenue and Thomas Avenue, on the left when traveling east on Clarinda Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 411 West Clarinda Avenue, Shenandoah IA 51601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Tower Clock (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Nurseries of Shenandoah (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); John V. Atanasoff (about 500 feet away); Women's Christian Temperance Union Fountain (about 500 feet away); American Veterans Memorial (about 500 feet away); A Tradition of Innovation in Agriculture (about 500 feet away); Julian Dubuque (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shenandoah.
 
Also see . . .
Early Settlers of Southwestern Iowa Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2015
2. Early Settlers of Southwestern Iowa Marker
First Baptist Church in background

1. History of Iowa. (Submitted on August 25, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Page County, Iowa, Biographical Index (1880). (Submitted on August 25, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 144 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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