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

Joe Tinker

7-27-1880 • 7-27-1948

 
 
Joe Tinker Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., March 11, 2013
1. Joe Tinker Marker
Inscription.  

Born In Muscotah, KS

Inducted Into The
Baseball Hall of Fame 1946

Played Shortshop With The
Chicago Cubs 1902-1912

Famous For The
Double Play Combination
Tinker To Evers To Chance

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Sports. A significant historical year for this entry is 1946.
 
Location. 39° 33.361′ N, 95° 31.307′ W. Marker is in Muscotah, Kansas, in Atchison County. Marker is at the intersection of Kansas Avenue and 6th Street, on the left when traveling north on Kansas Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Muscotah KS 66058, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Horton Civic Center (approx. 7.1 miles away); First REA Project in Kansas (approx. 7.7 miles away); "Four Horsemen of the Lines" (approx. 8 miles away); School Bell - 1886 (approx. 9.8 miles away); Honnell - Means Honor Garden (approx. 9.8 miles away); Everest Honor Garden (approx.
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9.8 miles away); The Founders of Everest (approx. 9.8 miles away); Prairie Flower Garden (approx. 9.8 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Joe Tinker. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum entry (Submitted on March 14, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 

2. Joe Tinker. Find A Grave entry (Submitted on March 14, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 

3. "Baseball's Sad Lexicon," also known as "Tinker to Evers to Chance". Wikipedia entry (Submitted on January 10, 2021, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.) 
 
Joe Tinker Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., March 11, 2013
2. Joe Tinker Marker
Joe Tinker Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., March 11, 2013
3. Joe Tinker Marker
Joe Tinker image. Click for full size.
via Library of Congress, 1909
4. Joe Tinker
1909 Ramily Turkish Cigarettes card
Former Muscotah Town Water Tower image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., March 11, 2013
5. Former Muscotah Town Water Tower
Looks like a baseball, in honor of hometown boy Joe Tinker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 10, 2021. It was originally submitted on March 14, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 567 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 14, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   4. submitted on January 10, 2021, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.   5. submitted on March 14, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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