Chester in Thayer County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Erected 2010 by Thayer County Visitors Committee.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Entertainment • Sports. In addition, it is included in the Works Progress Administration (WPA) projects series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1938.
Location. 40° 0.687′ N, 97° 37.111′ W. Marker is in Chester, Nebraska, in Thayer County. Marker is at the intersection of Thayer Avenue and Howard Street, on the left when traveling south on Thayer Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chester NE 68327, 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. Home of 6 Man Football (approx. 0.3 miles away); Friedensau (approx. 10.1 miles away); The Hebron CCC And POW Camps (approx. 10.7 miles away); World's Largest Porch Swing (approx. A Tribute To Hebron, Its People and Its Schools (approx. 10.8 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 10.9 miles away); Thayer County (approx. 11 miles away); Belleville Agriculture (approx. 13 miles away in Kansas).
Credits. This page was last revised on August 13, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 26, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 415 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 26, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.