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Fort Scott in Bourbon County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Normal Victory Bell

 
 
Normal Victory Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 31, 2011
1. Normal Victory Bell Marker
Inscription.

Preserved as a memorial to
the Pioneer Friends of Education
on this site of
Kansas Normal School
1878 - 1899

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Restored by Fort Scott
Alumni 1981 Reunion

 
Erected 1941 by Student Council of Fort Scott High School and Works Progress Administration.
 
Location. 37° 49.823′ N, 94° 42.36′ W. Marker is in Fort Scott, Kansas, in Bourbon County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and 9th Street, on the left when traveling south on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1005 South Main Street, Fort Scott KS 66701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Memorial Hall (approx. 0.6 miles away); In Honored Memory (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fort Scott Spanish American War Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fort Scott Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Moody Building (approx. 0.7 miles away); Richards Building (approx. 0.7 miles away); Site of Fort Henning (approx. 0.7 miles away); Ingham Building (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Scott.
 
Also see . . .
Normal Victory Bell Restoration Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 31, 2011
2. Normal Victory Bell Restoration Marker

1. Fort Scott High School, Kansas. (Submitted on November 28, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. A Look At Fort Scott Schools (1979 Fort Scott Tribune article). (Submitted on November 28, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkEducationMan-Made Features
 
Normal Victory Bell Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 31, 2011
3. Normal Victory Bell Detail
Normal Victory Bell Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 31, 2011
4. Normal Victory Bell Detail
Normal Victory Bell and Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 31, 2011
5. Normal Victory Bell and Markers
Fort Scott High School in distance
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 28, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 278 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 28, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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