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Howard in Elk County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Howard Bells

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 7, 2012
1. Howard Bells Marker
Inscription.

Small Bell
Upper Paw Paw School Bell

Large Bell
Howard City Lake Curfew Bell
Originally Howard City Fire Bell

 
Location. 37° 28.212′ N, 96° 15.794′ W. Marker is in Howard, Kansas, in Elk County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Street and Wabash Avenue, on the left when traveling east on Washington Street. Touch for map. Bells are part of the Benson Museum Complex, immediately east of the restored 1920s K. T. Oil gas station. Marker is in this post office area: Howard KS 67349, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Benjamin F. Hobbs (approx. 2.6 miles away); Prudence Crandall (approx. 7.6 miles away); a different marker also named Prudence Crandall (approx. 7.6 miles away); Pershing / Prair[i]e Gem School House (approx. 7.7 miles away); Elk Falls Pratt Truss Bridge (approx. 8 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Benson Museum Complex, Howard KS. (Submitted on July 30, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. EducationMan-Made FeaturesSettlements & Settlers
 
Howard Bells and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 7, 2012
2. Howard Bells and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 30, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 230 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 30, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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