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Minden in Kearney County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Kearney County Pioneers

 
 
Kearney County Pioneers Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 19, 2012
1. Kearney County Pioneers Monument
Inscription.

To the Pioneers
of
Kearney County, Nebr.

Dedicated Sept. 23, 1933

 
Erected 1933 by Kearney County Old Settlers Association.
 
Location. 40° 29.926′ N, 98° 56.902′ W. Marker is in Minden, Nebraska, in Kearney County. Marker is on 4th Street near Colorado Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is on the south grounds of the county courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 424 North Colorado Avenue, Minden NE 68959, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Kearney County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil and Spanish-American Wars Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); World War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Burlington & Missouri River Railroad (approx. 10 miles away); Fort Kearny (approx. 10.4 miles away); Dobytown (approx. 11.1 miles away); The Great Platte River Road (approx. 12.8 miles away); Boyd House (approx. 14.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Minden.
 
Also see . . .
1. Nebraska State Historical Society 1909 Annual Report. (Submitted on September 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Kearney County Pioneers Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 19, 2012
2. Kearney County Pioneers Monument
Looking northeast

2. Welcome to Kearney County, Nebraska. (Submitted on September 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 305 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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