MOSES SHANE MEMORIAL PARK

MOSES SHANE WAS A PIONEER WHO HAD
THE COURAGE TO EXPLORE AND SETTLE
IN THIS VAST AND OPEN COUNTRY
HE WAS OF IRISH DESCENT, HE LOCATED
WHERE FLORENCE STANDS. BUILT A LOG CABIN
AND BROKE SEVERAL ACRES OF GROUND
IN THE SPRING OF 1858

THE FLORENCE HISTORICAL SOCIETY

Small stone marker in the park on the north side of Florence in Marion County

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August 25, 1999 / Bob Walter / Wichita, Kansas / history@kslib.info

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