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Minden in Kearney County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Kearney County Pioneers

 
 
Kearney County Pioneers Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 19, 2012
1. Kearney County Pioneers Monument
Inscription.  

To the Pioneers
of
Kearney County, Nebr.

Dedicated Sept. 23, 1933

 
Erected 1933 by Kearney County Old Settlers Association.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 40° 29.926′ N, 98° 56.902′ W. Marker is in Minden, Nebraska, in Kearney County. Marker is on 4th Street near Colorado Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Marker is on the south grounds of the county courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 424 North Colorado Avenue, Minden NE 68959, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Kearney County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil and Spanish-American Wars Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); World War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Center Pivot Irrigator (approx. half a mile away); The Burlington & Missouri River Railroad (approx. 10 miles away); Fort Kearny
Kearney County Pioneers Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 19, 2012
2. Kearney County Pioneers Monument
Looking northeast
(approx. 10.4 miles away); Dobytown (approx. 11.1 miles away); The Great Platte River Road (approx. 12.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Minden.
 
Also see . . .
1. Nebraska State Historical Society 1909 Annual Report. (Submitted on September 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Welcome to Kearney County, Nebraska. (Submitted on September 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 364 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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