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Joplin in Jasper County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Tri-State Mining Machinery

 
 
Tri-State Mining Machinery Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 28, 2010
1. Tri-State Mining Machinery Marker
Inscription.
An exhibit of
Tri-State Mining Machinery
featuring the
Ben R. Markley Collection
presented to the
Tri-State Mineral Museum
by his family
as a memorial to their father
and his interest in collecting
and preserving the machinery
that played a major role in
the development of the
Tri-State Mining District

 
Erected 1976 by Ben R. Markley Family and the Tri-State Mineral Museum.
 
Location. 37° 5.262′ N, 94° 33.063′ W. Marker is in Joplin, Missouri, in Jasper County. Marker can be reached from 506 South Schifferdecker Avenue. Touch for map. Monument is near the Joplin Museum Complex in Schifferdecker Park. Marker is in this post office area: Joplin MO 64801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battle of Rader's Farm (within shouting distance of this marker); Schiffedecker Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); Joplin Korean War and Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 2 miles away); The Butterfly People (approx. 2 miles away); Survivor Quotes (approx. 2 miles
Tri-State Mining Machinery and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 28, 2010
2. Tri-State Mining Machinery and Marker
away); Recovery Efforts: After the Storm (approx. 2 miles away); Tornado Statistics - May 22, 2011 - Joplin, MO (approx. 2 miles away); Butterfly Garden and Overlook (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Joplin.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 23, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 633 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 23, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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