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Our Pioneer Fathers and Mothers - Scandia, KS
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
N 39° 47.900 W 097° 47.178
14S E 603906 N 4406079
Quick Description: The Scandinavian movement west.
Location: Kansas, United States
Date Posted: 5/15/2019 4:16:02 AM
Waymark Code: WM10JCQ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions
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Long Description:

County of marker: Republic County
location of marker: US-36, roadside park of the American Legion Post #193, just E. of Republic River Bridge, Scandia
Marker erected: 1938

Scandia Marker Text:

1868 -- NEW SCANDINAVIA FOUNDED BY THE -- 1938
SCANDINAVIAN AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY -- 9 - 15 - 1868
CITY OF SCANDIA INCORPORATED -- 4 - 1 - 1870
We dedicate this monument to you, our
PIONEER FATHERS AND MOTHERS
The first Colony House was located 200 feet West of this marker.

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Location: roadside park US-36

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