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

Mary “Mother” Bickerdyke

Civil War Nurse

 

1817 - 1901

 
Mary "Mother" Bickerdyke Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 12, 2016
1. Mary "Mother" Bickerdyke Marker
Inscription.

This stepping stone came
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.
 
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.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesPatriots & PatriotismScience & MedicineWar, US Civil
 
Mary "Mother" Bickerdyke Step Stone and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 12, 2016
2. Mary "Mother" Bickerdyke Step Stone and Marker
Nicholas Gernon House image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 12, 2016
3. Nicholas Gernon House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 30, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 30, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 140 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 30, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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