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

Col. William A. Phillips

Founder of Salina, Kansas

 

—Col. 3rd Cherokee Indian Reg. —

 
Col. William A. Phillips Medallion image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 10, 2016
1. Col. William A. Phillips Medallion
Inscription.

[Title is text]

 
Erected 1917 by the County of Saline.
 
Location. 38° 50.178′ N, 97° 36.15′ W. Marker is in Salina, Kansas, in Saline County. Marker is on Oakdale Drive, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: North Entrance Gateway to Oakdale Park, Salina KS 67401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Oakdale Memorial Gateway (here, next to this marker); Gen. John A. Logan (a few steps from this marker); Replica of the Statue of Liberty (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Oakdale/Carver Pool (about 700 feet away); Founders Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fox-Watson Theatre (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Founders of the Salina Town Company (approx. 0.4 miles away); Memorial Hall (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Salina.
 
Also see . . .
1. William Addison Phillips Bio. (Submitted on January 12, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. William Addison Phillips Congressional Bio. (Submitted on January 12, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. William A. Phillips, 1824-1983. (Submitted on January 12, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Native AmericansPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Civil
 
Col. William A. Phillips Medallion image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 10, 2016
2. Col. William A. Phillips Medallion
On back of bench at Memorial Gateway
Col. William A. Phillips Grave Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 10, 2016
3. Col. William A. Phillips Grave Marker
In Gypsum Hill Cemetery, Salina KS
Col. William A. Phillips Grave Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 10, 2016
4. Col. William A. Phillips Grave Marker
In Gypsum Hill Cemetery, Salina KS
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 12, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 245 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 12, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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