Burlington in Coffey County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
From A Campground To A City
Restoration Capital and
Pressed Metal Ceiling Capital
Fernando Augustus Atherly
1835 - 1904
First Mayor of Burlington
Amarette Griffith Atherly
1833 - 1926
First Lady of Burlington
Location. 38° 11.73′ N, 95° 44.205′ W. Marker is in Burlington, Kansas, in Coffey County. Marker is at the intersection of Hudson Street and 3rd Street, on the right when traveling east on Hudson Street. Touch for map. Mural is on the north facade of the building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 119 North 3rd Street, Burlington KS 66839, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 8 Elements of Kansas Exploring (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Coffey County Republican (about 400 feet away); Coffey County Veterans Memorial Park (about 600 feet away); Marion Ellett "Most Easy" Budd (approx. 0.2 miles away); Coffey County, Kansas (approx. ¼ mile away); Coffey County Fairgrounds Coffey County Fair (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lieut. William Fitzsimons (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Burlington.
Also see . . .
1. City of Burlington, Kansas. (Submitted on November 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Coffey County Historical Society and Museum. (Submitted on November 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 368 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.