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LeRoy in Coffey County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

History of LeRoy, Kansas

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 9, 2012
1. History of LeRoy, Kansas Mural
First Post Office in Coffey County - 1856
Inscription.

[Mural highlighting local history]

 
Location. 38° 4.927′ N, 95° 38.006′ W. Marker is in LeRoy, Kansas, in Coffey County. Marker is at the intersection of 6th Street (State Highway 58) and Main Street, on the left when traveling west on 6th Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Le Roy KS 66857, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Founding of LeRoy, Kansas (about 600 feet away); Opothleyahola (about 600 feet away); Coffey County Fair (approx. 9.3 miles away); Coffey County Fairgrounds (approx. 9.4 miles away); 8 Elements of Kansas Exploring (approx. 9.6 miles away); Coffey County Veterans Memorial Park (approx. 9.6 miles away); Burlington, Kansas (approx. 9.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in LeRoy.
 
Also see . . .  Early History of LeRoy, Kansas. (Submitted on January 1, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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2. History of LeRoy, Kansas Mural
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 9, 2012
3. History of LeRoy, Kansas Mural
Gen. John B. Scott & Thomas Crabtree (founders)
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 9, 2012
4. History of LeRoy, Kansas Mural
1st Coffey County Seat - 1857
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 9, 2012
5. History of LeRoy, Kansas Mural
Lodge #27 A.F.& A.M. - Est. 1859
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 9, 2012
6. History of LeRoy, Kansas Mural
Opothleyahola
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 9, 2012
7. History of LeRoy, Kansas Mural
Sherbrooke Brick Works
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 9, 2012
8. History of LeRoy, Kansas Mural
LeRoy School 1895-1924
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 9, 2012
9. History of LeRoy, Kansas Mural
John W. Leedy, Kansas Governor 1897 to 1899
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10. History of LeRoy, Kansas Mural
Lore "Kingfish" Bader & Lee Anthony
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 9, 2012
11. History of LeRoy, Kansas Mural
Ernest Davis
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12. History of LeRoy, Kansas Mural
Neosho River Bridge
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 1, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 293 times since then and 58 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12. submitted on January 1, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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