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Shelton in Buffalo County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Shelton Pioneers

 
 
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By Charles T. Harrell, June 29, 2011
1. Shelton Pioneers Marker
Inscription. This Boulder is dedicated to the early pioneers of the community of Shelton, in recognition of their heroic services in establishing and protecting this town and in risking their lives that Shelton might be secure. In memory of La Belle Whitney Wallace, Organizing Regent. Placed by Shelton Chapter, D.A.R.
 
Erected 1931 by Shelton Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 40° 46.804′ N, 98° 44.037′ W. Marker is in Shelton, Nebraska, in Buffalo County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 30 and South C Street, on the left when traveling west on U.S. 30. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shelton NE 68876, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Meisner Bank Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Joseph E. Johnson and the Huntsmanís Echo (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Original Townsite of Wood River (approx. 4.5 miles away); The Soldiers Free Homestead Colony (approx. 6.2 miles away);
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By Charles T. Harrell, June 29, 2011
2. Shelton Pioneers Marker
Memorial Tree (approx. 6.3 miles away); Gibbon (approx. 6.3 miles away); First Buffalo County Court House (approx. 6.3 miles away); Wood River Veterans Memorial (approx. 7.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shelton.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., March 31, 2012
3. Shelton Pioneers Marker
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By William Fischer, Jr., March 31, 2012
4. Shelton Pioneers DAR Marker
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By William Fischer, Jr., March 31, 2012
5. Shelton Pioneers Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 30, 2011, by Charles T. Harrell of Woodford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 394 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 30, 2011, by Charles T. Harrell of Woodford, Virginia.   3, 4, 5. submitted on December 17, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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