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Fort Scott in Bourbon County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Memorial Hall

 
 
Memorial Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, June 26, 2009
1. Memorial Hall Marker
Closeup of Marker over Memorial Hall Doorway
Inscription.
1925
Memorial Hall was
constructed and dedicated to
"Those men and women who gave their lives
serving our country in World War I"

2001
Memorial Hall is rededicated to
"All of the men and women who have served,
are now serving or will serve
in the Armed Forces
of the United States of America"

 
Erected 2001.
 
Location. 37° 50.335′ N, 94° 42.426′ W. Marker is in Fort Scott, Kansas, in Bourbon County. Marker is at the intersection of South National Avenue and East Third Street, on the right when traveling north on South National Avenue. Touch for map. This marker is right above the main entrance to Memorial Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 East Third Street, Fort Scott KS 66701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Scott Spanish American War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); In Honored Memory (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Scott Civil War Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Moody Building (about 400 feet away); Site of Fort Henning
Memorial Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, June 26, 2009
2. Memorial Hall Marker
Area photo of marker and Memorial Hall.
(about 400 feet away); Richards Building (about 500 feet away); Ingham Building (about 500 feet away); Milrose Block (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Scott.
 
Also see . . .  Fort Scott Historic District National Register Nomination. (Submitted on December 16, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Memorial Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, June 26, 2009
3. Memorial Hall Marker
Photo of the Cornerstone of Memorial Hall. Text reads:
Memorial Hall Headquarters
Clair C Harkey Post No. 25 and Auxiliary
Dedicated May 30, 1932
This space is now being used by the Fort Scott City Hall.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 27, 2009, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas. This page has been viewed 986 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 27, 2009, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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