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Lawrence in Douglas County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

The Original Bandstand

 
 
The Original Bandstand Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
1. The Original Bandstand Marker
Inscription.

The Original Bandstand was located approximately in this area between the old Winona and Osceola Halls. It was destroyed in a wind storm in 1906 or 1907.
 
Erected by Haskell Indian Nations University.
 
Location. 38° 56.311′ N, 95° 13.914′ W. Marker is in Lawrence, Kansas, in Douglas County. Touch for map. Marker is about 200 feet SSW of Tecumseh Hall, on the Haskell Indian Nation University campus. Marker is in this post office area: Lawrence KS 66046, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Haskell Bandstand/Gazebo (within shouting distance of this marker); Haskell Indian Nations University (within shouting distance of this marker); Tecumseh Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Hiawatha Hall (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Haskell Celebration 1926 (about 700 feet away); Haskell Indian Nations University Timeline (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named Haskell Indian Nations University (about 800 feet away); a different marker also named Haskell Indian Nations University (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lawrence.
 
Also see . . .  Haskell Indian Nations University
The Original Bandstand Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
2. The Original Bandstand Marker
. (Submitted on September 21, 2014, 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 September 21, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 221 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 21, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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