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El Dorado in Butler County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

William Allen White

 
 
William Allen White Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 16, 2010
1. William Allen White Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated to the memory of
William Allen White

Boyhood resident
of El Dorado
who became
Kansas' foremost editor

On his one hundredth
birthday anniversary
February 10, 1968

 
Erected 1968 by Butler County Historical Society.
 
Location. 37° 49.035′ N, 96° 50.918′ W. Marker is in El Dorado, Kansas, in Butler County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 54) and Vine Street, on the right when traveling east on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 131 East Main Street, El Dorado KS 67042, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Gypsy Spudder (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Celebration of Freedom Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Veterans Memorial Flagpole (approx. 0.2 miles away); Signers of the Declaration of Independence (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Central Power Unit (approx. 0.2 miles away); Star Drilling Machine (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pole Trailer (approx. 0.2 miles away); Model K Star Spudder (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in El Dorado.
 
Related markers.
William Allen White Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 16, 2010
2. William Allen White Marker
At the El Dorado Post Office
Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .
1. William Allen White, an 8 Wonders of Kansas People. (Submitted on February 1, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. William Allen White House State Historic Site. (Submitted on February 1, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. William Allen White. (Submitted on February 1, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
William Allen White Image on Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 16, 2010
3. William Allen White Image on Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 1, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 762 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 1, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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