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

Riley Centennial

1870 - 1970

 
 
Riley Centennial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 16, 2015
1. Riley Centennial Marker
Inscription.

In memory
of
Pioneers and Citizens
of
Union
Riley Centre
Riley

 
Erected 1970.
 
Location. 39° 17.865′ N, 96° 49.52′ W. Marker is in Riley, Kansas, in Riley County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway and Elm Street, on the right when traveling south on Broadway. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 201 South Broadway, Riley KS 66531, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Ogden (approx. 14 miles away); Veteran's Memorial (approx. 14 miles away); Camp Funston (approx. 14.2 miles away); Funston Monument (approx. 14.3 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Riley County in Cutler's History of Kansas (1883). (Submitted on February 22, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Riley Centennial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 16, 2015
2. Riley Centennial Marker
Looking north
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 22, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 158 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 22, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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