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

J. W. Dick-Peddie

Mayor, 1959 to 1963

 
 
J. W. Dick-Peddie Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 10, 2012
1. J. W. Dick-Peddie Marker
Inscription.

In sincere appreciation of leadership and support in civic and community improvement projects. Specifically:

Melvern City Water System
Blacktop Streets of Business District
Erection of Disaster Warning Siren
Betterment of Fire Dept. and Equiptment [sic]
General Improvement of Entire City


 
Erected by the City of Melvern.
 
Location. 38° 30.373′ N, 95° 38.285′ W. Marker is in Melvern, Kansas, in Osage County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (State Highway 31) and Hollman Street, on the right when traveling south on Main Street. Touch for map. City Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 114 SW Main Street, Melvern KS 66510, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Melvern Community Veterans Memorial (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Melvern Civil War Tribute (approx. 3.7 miles away); World War Memorial (approx. 7.6 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 8.2 miles away); Olive Ann Mellor Beech (approx. 8.3 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 8.4 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Melvern, Kansas, Town History. (Submitted on October 1, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
J. W. Dick-Peddie Marker at City Hall image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 10, 2012
2. J. W. Dick-Peddie Marker at City Hall

 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 1, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 123 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 1, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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