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Dodge City in Ford County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

“Doc” Holliday

 
 
"Doc" Holliday Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 10, 2012
1. "Doc" Holliday Marker
Inscription.

Dentist in Dodge City in 1878
Friend of Wyatt Earp and Bat Masterson
Faro Dealer, Gambler and Gunfighter

 
Erected by Dodge City Trail of Fame, Inc.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kansas, Dodge City Trail of Fame marker series.
 
Location. 37° 45.181′ N, 100° 1.023′ W. Marker is in Dodge City, Kansas, in Ford County. Marker is at the intersection of Central Avenue and Front Street, on the left when traveling north on Central Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dodge City KS 67801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dodge City, a railroad town (here, next to this marker); The 100th Meridian, Where East Meets West (a few steps from this marker); Wyatt Earp (within shouting distance of this marker); "Big Nose Kate" (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Charles Rath (about 600 feet away); Wild and woolly Front Street (about 600 feet away); Dodge City, full of excitement (about 600 feet away); Longhorn cattle arrive (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dodge City.
 
More about this marker. Marker is in the sidewalk.
"Doc" Holliday Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 10, 2012
2. "Doc" Holliday Marker
Looking west along Front Street

 
Also see . . .
1. Doc Holliday - Deadly Doctor of the West. (Submitted on May 12, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Doc Holliday: Biographical Info. (Submitted on May 12, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Dodge City Trail of Fame. (Submitted on May 12, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Science & MedicineSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 12, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 304 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 12, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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