Arkansas City in Cowley County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
1996 Olympic Torch Relay
Heart of the Flame
Charles Dow, Local Community Hero
Emily Bergkamp Michael Goff
Amanda Crouse Shaunta Lolar
Greg Gann Trisha Morgan
Jenny Graham Brooke Snowden
Nick Gilliland Chad Taylor
100th Anniversary of the Olympic Flame
Gordon-Piatt Energy Group.
Designer and Manufacturer
of the Olympic Cauldron Burners
Location. 37° 4.21′ N, 97° 2.38′ W. Marker is in Arkansas City, Kansas, in Cowley County. Marker is on Summit Street (U.S. 77) north of Maple Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Markers are in Wilson Park. Marker is in this post office area: Arkansas City KS 67005, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Korean War Liberty Tree Memorial (here, next to this marker); Santa Fe Locomotive Engine No. 2542 (within shouting distance of this marker); Robert Docking (within shouting distance of this marker); The Cherokee Strip (approx. 3 miles away); a different marker also named The Cherokee Strip (approx. 5 Oklahoma, The Indian State (approx. 5 miles away in Oklahoma); Chilocco Indian School (approx. 5 miles away in Oklahoma); a different marker also named Cherokee Strip (approx. 5.7 miles away in Oklahoma). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Arkansas City.
Also see . . . 1996 Atlanta Olympics Torch Relay. (Submitted on October 23, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 23, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 574 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 23, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.