El Dorado Springs in Cedar County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Missouri Bicentennial Wagon
1776 - 1976
This wagon represented the State of Missouri in the 1976 Bicentennial Wagon Train Pilgrimage to Valley Forge, Pennsylvania
Asst. Wagon Master, Jack Nolan
Outriders, Georgia Williams
Dixie Nolan-Peak and Kennard Ward
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the The Spirit of ’76, America’s Bicentennial Celebration series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1976.
Location. 37° 51.975′ N, 94° 1.338′ W. Marker is in El Dorado Springs, Missouri, in Cedar County. Marker is on Main Street (Missouri Route 82) 0.3 miles north of U.S. 54, on the left when traveling north. Marker is in Carter Memorial Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: El Dorado Springs MO 64744, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Former School Districts in El Dorado Springs R-2 (approx. ¼ mile away); Grindstone Wash Basin (approx. 0.7 miles away); City Park Dedication (approx. 0.7 miles away); El Dorado SpringRoy Bandy and Eddy Wilson (approx. 0.7 miles away); Nathaniel H. and Waldo P. Cruce (approx. 0.7 miles away); Prairie (approx. 0.7 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in El Dorado Springs.
Also see . . . Bicentennial Wagon Train Blog. (Submitted on July 12, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 16, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 12, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 577 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 12, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.