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Alma in Wabaunsee County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Harahey

 
 
Harahey Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 13, 2012
1. Harahey Marker
Inscription.

Discovered by
Coronado 1541
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Rediscovered by
J.V. Brower 1896
Erected by
John T. Keagy
for
Quivira Historical Society
1904
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Kansas U.S.A.

 
Erected 1904 by Quivira Historical Society.
 
Location. 39° 0.731′ N, 96° 17.482′ W. Marker is in Alma, Kansas, in Wabaunsee County. Marker is on Kansas Avenue north of 2nd Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is on the east grounds of the Wabaunsee County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 215 Kansas Avenue, Alma KS 66401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Wabaunsee County World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Strasen Farm Stone (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Meyer Block (about 500 feet away); Palenske Building (about 600 feet away); Commercial National Bank Block
Harahey Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 13, 2012
2. Harahey Marker
Waubansee County Courthouse in background
(about 600 feet away); Wabaunsee County Bank and Kinne & Kerans General Merchandise (about 600 feet away); Mueller Block (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alma.
 
Also see . . .
1. Harahey Knife Point. (Submitted on April 28, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Harahey. (Submitted on April 28, 2013, 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 April 28, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 279 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 28, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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