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

Nicholas Gernon Home

1872

 

—Post No. 1, Avenue of History —

 
Nicholas Gernon Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 12, 2016
1. Nicholas Gernon Home Marker
Inscription.

First Stone House
In Russell

[Dedicated] May 20, 2001


 
Erected 2001 by Russell County Historical Society. (Marker Number 1.)
 
Location. 38° 53.608′ N, 98° 51.525′ W. Marker is in Russell, Kansas, in Russell County. Marker is on Kansas Street north of 8th Street, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 808 Kansas Street, Russell KS 67665, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mary "Mother" Bickerdyke (here, next to this marker); Nicholas Gernon Blacksmith Shop (a few steps from this marker); World War II Memorial Barn Quilt (a few steps from this marker); Irish Eyes Barn Quilt Pattern (a few steps from this marker); Kansas Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Dream Theater (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); U.S. Post Office / Mural (approx. 0.2 miles away); Replica of the Statue of Liberty (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Russell.
 
Also see . . .
1. Nicholas Gernon House Museum. (Submitted on June 30, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Russell, in Cutler's History of Kansas (1883)
Nicholas Gernon Home and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 12, 2016
2. Nicholas Gernon Home and Marker
Marker on stone post at far right of photo
. (Submitted on June 30, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 102 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 30, 2016.
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