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

Coffey County, Kansas

 
 
Coffey County, Kansas Mural image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2011
1. Coffey County, Kansas Mural
Inscription.
Coffey County Courthouse
1901-1964

Frederick and Isabelle Scott Troxell
Built First Home in Coffey County-1854

August Zscheile
Burlington Carriage Works

Delos Miller
Sheriff - 1877

C. B. Graves
County Attorney - 1876

W. H. Bear
Register of Deeds - 1868

Burton L. Kingsbury
Probate Judge - 1859

Col. O. E. Leanard
Helped locate and layout Burlington - 1851

Wolf Creek Generating Station

[Some parts of mural not transcribed]
 
Location. 38° 11.668′ N, 95° 44.467′ W. Marker is in Burlington, Kansas, in Coffey County. Marker is at the intersection of Neosho Street and 6th Street, on the right when traveling east on Neosho Street. Touch for map. Marker is located at Eagle Park. Marker is in this post office area: Burlington KS 66839, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Coffey County Veterans Memorial Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Coffey County Republican (approx. 0.2 miles away); Burlington, Kansas (approx. mile away); Marion Ellett "Most Easy" Budd (approx. mile away); 8 Elements of Kansas Exploring
Coffey County, Kansas, Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2011
2. Coffey County, Kansas, Courthouse
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Coffey County Fairgrounds (approx. 0.3 miles away); Coffey County Fair (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lieut. William Fitzsimons (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Burlington.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Frederick and Isabelle Scott Troxell image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2011
3. Frederick and Isabelle Scott Troxell
Burlington Carriage Works image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2011
4. Burlington Carriage Works
Kingsbury and Learnard image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2011
5. Kingsbury and Learnard
Coffey County, Kansas Mural at Eagle Park image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2011
6. Coffey County, Kansas Mural at Eagle Park
Burlington Carriage Works image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2011
7. Burlington Carriage Works
 
 
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 335 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on December 1, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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