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

Larry Brown

 
 
Larry Brown Marker image. Click for full size.
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 SitesEntertainmentSports.
 
Location. 38° 57.377′ N, 95° 12.908′ W. Marker is in Lawrence, Kansas, in Douglas County. Marker is at the intersection of 15th Street and Elmwood Street, on the right when traveling east on 15th Street. 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
Dr. James Naismith Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. Dr. James Naismith Memorial
(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 . . .
1. Larry Brown at Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. (Submitted on April 17, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Larry Brown at Wikipedia. (Submitted on April 17, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 17, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 504 times since then and 12 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.
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