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Brook Creek in Lawrence in Douglas County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Larry Brown

 
 
Larry Brown Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., October 2, 2011
1. Larry Brown Marker
Inscription.  University of Kansas Basketball Coach 1984-1988. Every team during his tenure advanced to the NCAA Tournament, twice to the Final Four His 1988 team won the National Championship, beating Oklahoma 83-79. His 1986 team's record was 35-4.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesEducationSports. A significant historical year for this entry is 1988.
 
Location. 38° 57.377′ N, 95° 12.908′ W. Marker is in Lawrence, Kansas, in Douglas County. It is in Brook Creek. Marker is at the intersection of 15th Street and Elmwood Street, on the right when traveling east on 15th Street. The marker is at the Dr. James Naismith Memorial in Lawrence Memorial Park cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1517 East 15th Street, Lawrence KS 66044, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Arthur C. "Dutch" Lonborg (here, next to this marker); Dr. F. C. "Phog" Allen (here, next to this marker); Adolph Frederick Rupp (here, next to this marker); Dean Smith (here, next to this marker); Dr. James Naismith
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(here, next to this marker); Lawrence Veterans' Memorial (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Citizens Memorial Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Grand Army of the Republic Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lawrence.
 
Also see . . .  Larry Brown. Wikipedia entry (Submitted on April 17, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Dr. James Naismith Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr.
2. Dr. James Naismith Memorial
Larry Brown image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Dallas News, Unknown
3. Larry Brown
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 10, 2023. It was originally submitted on April 17, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 629 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on April 17, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   2. submitted on April 15, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on December 28, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.

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