Franklin in Crawford County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
National & State Historic Site
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1936.
Location. 37° 31.255′ N, 94° 42.296′ W. Marker is in Franklin, Kansas, in Crawford County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway (Business U.S. 69) and 7th Street, on the left when traveling south on Broadway. Marker is across the street from the Franklin Community Center/Miners Hall Museum. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 701 South Broadway, Franklin KS 66735, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Church Bell from St. Philip Neri Catholic Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Dragline Bucket (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Buffalo Cupola & Forge Blower (about 400 feet away); Coal Mine Hoist Trolley / Street Car Rails (about 700 feet away); Franklin Grade School and Playground (about 700 feet away); William B. and Athlyn C. Pritchett (about 700 feet away); Franklin Community Park Sign (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Franklin.
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Also see . . . Franklin-Arma Sidewalk. (Submitted on March 16, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 1, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 16, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 394 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 16, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.