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Independence in Montgomery County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Dr. George Tann

November 27, 1825 - March 31, 1909

 
 
Dr. George Tann Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 7, 2012
1. Dr. George Tann Marker
Inscription.

A Negro doctor that
doctored the Ingalls
for malaria
in 1870

 
Location. 37° 14.596′ N, 95° 42.337′ W. Marker is in Independence, Kansas, in Montgomery County. Touch for map. Marker is in Mount Hope Cemetery, about 800 feet north of the flag pole. The cemetery is at Pennsylvania Avenue (US Hwy 75) and Oak Street. Marker is in this post office area: Independence KS 67301, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Kayo's Boys (approx. 0.3 miles away); United Spanish War Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); A. C. Stich Memorial (approx. half a mile away); F-100F Super Sabre (approx. half a mile away); Replica of the Statue of Liberty (approx. 1.1 miles away); Stoddard - Thompson Memorial Bell (approx. 1 miles away); Dewlen - Spohnhauer Memorial Bridge (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Independence.
 
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Also see . . .
1. Dr. George Tann. (Submitted on July 25, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
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Dr. George Tann Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 7, 2012
2. Dr. George Tann Marker
Looking southeast
. (Submitted on July 25, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Mount Hope Cemetery. (Submitted on July 25, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. African AmericansCemeteries & Burial SitesCharity & Public WorkScience & Medicine
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 25, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 556 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 25, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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