Everest in Brown County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
The “Three Amigos” Tree
Reuben Sullivan - ERHS '65
Bob Edwardson - ERHS '60
In a "loco" mood they rambled down Main Street and into the pool hall, inciting a grass roots movement that gave birth to the Everest Community Park & Honor Garden restoration project. Then - in a cloud of dust they rode out of town, headed south, and have never been heard from again. Their fate is still unknown.
Location. 39° 40.614′ N, 95° 25.452′ W. Marker is in Everest, Kansas, in Brown County. Marker is at the intersection of 5th Street and Cedar Street, on the right when traveling north on 5th Street. Touch for map. Marker is in the Community Park and Honor Garden. Marker is in this post office area: Everest KS 66424, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Everest 125th Anniversary (a few steps from this marker); Prairie Flower Garden (a few steps from this marker); The Founders of Everest (a few steps from this marker); Everest Honor Garden (within shouting distance of this marker); Honnell - Means Honor Garden School Bell - 1886 (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); First REA Project in Kansas (approx. 5.1 miles away); "Four Horsemen of the Lines" (approx. 5½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Everest.
Also see . . . Everest, Kansas, at Wikipedia. (Submitted on October 12, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Charity & Public Work • Entertainment •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 12, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 248 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 12, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.