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Arkansas City in Cowley County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Robert Docking

1925 - 1983

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., October 24, 2011
1. Robert Docking Marker
Inscription.

"Robert Docking was a constant -- a man with Kansas qualities: plain spoken, affable, optimistic, strongly loyal and committed to family, friendship, community and public service. Enduring qualities."

Governor of the State of Kansas 1967 to 1975
 
Location. 37° 4.232′ N, 97° 2.355′ W. Marker is in Arkansas City, Kansas, in Cowley County. Marker is on Summit Street (U.S. 77) south of Birch Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is 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. 1996 Olympic Torch Relay (within shouting distance of this marker); Korean War Liberty Tree Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Santa Fe Locomotive Engine No. 2542 (within shouting distance of this marker); The Cherokee Strip (approx. 3 miles away); a different marker also named The Cherokee Strip (approx. 5 miles away in Oklahoma); 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. 5.8 miles away in Oklahoma). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Arkansas City.
 
Also see . . .
Robert Docking Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 24, 2011
2. Robert Docking Marker

1. Robert Docking. (Submitted on October 23, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. The Gubernatorial Campaigns of Robert Docking, 1966-1972" in Kansas History. (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 238 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 23, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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