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Burlington in Coffey County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

The Coffey County Republican

 
 
The Coffey County Republican Mural image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2011
1. The Coffey County Republican Mural
Inscription.
Coffey County's Oldest Consecutively Published Newspaper
Established 1859

John Redmond
Publisher, 1898-1953

Bill Batdorf
Publisher, 1953-1973

Floyd S. Ecord
Publisher, 1953-1973

Glenn German
Publisher, 1973-1998

Gene Traylor
Master Printer, 1955-2005

Wot gits my goat is that the feller who never gives me any news is always hollerin' about they bein' no news in the paper. - "Bill"
 
Location. 38° 11.753′ N, 95° 44.285′ W. Marker is in Burlington, Kansas, in Coffey County. Marker is at the intersection of 4th Street (U.S. 75) and Hudson Street, on the right when traveling north on 4th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 324 Hudson Street, Burlington KS 66839, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Burlington, Kansas (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Coffey County Veterans Memorial Park (about 500 feet away); Marion Ellett "Most Easy" Budd (about 700 feet away); 8 Elements of Kansas Exploring (about 800 feet away); Coffey County, Kansas (approx. 0.2 miles away);
The Coffey County Republican Mural image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2011
2. The Coffey County Republican Mural
John Redmond
Coffey County Fairgrounds (approx. 0.4 miles away); 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 . . .  Coffey County Republican Online. (Submitted on November 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. CommunicationsIndustry & Commerce
 
The Coffey County Republican Mural image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2011
3. The Coffey County Republican Mural
Bill Batdorf - Floyd Ecord
The Coffey County Republican Mural image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2011
4. The Coffey County Republican Mural
Glenn German - Gene Traylor
The Coffey County Republican Mural image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2011
5. The Coffey County Republican Mural
The Coffey County Republican Mural image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2011
6. The Coffey County Republican Mural
Bill's Commentary
 
 
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 349 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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