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Ottawa in Franklin County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Civil War Memorial

1861 - Civil War - 1865

 
 
Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 16, 2013
1. Civil War Memorial Marker
Inscription.

The Flag
Our Fathers Saved
————
Dedicated May 12 - 1937
to our fathers

 
Erected 1937 by the Daughters of Union Veterans.
 
Location. 38° 36.668′ N, 95° 16.092′ W. Marker is in Ottawa, Kansas, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and 5th Street, on the left when traveling south on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ottawa KS 66067, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ottawa Carnegie Library (within shouting distance of this marker); Main Street, 500 Block South and City Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Dietrich Cabin, 1859 (within shouting distance of this marker); Main Street, 400 Block South (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Franklin County Courthouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Franklin County Courthouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Down Town Ottawa Historic District (approx. mile away); Pickrell Building (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ottawa.
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Civil
 
Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 16, 2013
2. Civil War Memorial
Marker at base of flag pole. Former Carnegie Library in background
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 15, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 277 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 15, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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