Russell in Russell County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Mary “Mother” Bickerdyke
Civil War Nurse
— 1817 - 1901 —
from her home at
706 Lincoln St.
in Russell Ks.
Erected by Russell County Historical Society.
Location. 38° 53.608′ N, 98° 51.528′ W. Marker is in Russell, Kansas, in Russell County. Marker is on Kansas Street north of 8th Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at the Nicholas Gernon House Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 808 Kansas Street, Russell KS 67665, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Nicholas Gernon Home (here, next to this marker); Nicholas Gernon Blacksmith Shop (a few steps from this marker); World War II Memorial Barn Quilt (a few steps from this marker); Irish Eyes Barn Quilt Pattern (a few steps from this marker); Kansas Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Dream Theater (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); U.S. Post Office / Mural (approx. 0.2 miles away); Replica of the Statue of Liberty (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Russell.
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Credits. This page was last revised on May 3, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 30, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 199 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 30, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.