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Home to worker rights publication “Appeal to Reason” and the “Little Blue Books”, many downtown buildings have historical bronze plaques.

Landmarks & Historic Sites

Crawford County Courthouse

Crawford County Courthouse

111 E Forest Courthouse Square, Girard, KS 66743
(620) 724-6212
Built in 1922 in a Classical Revival-style courthouse built in 1922. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2009.
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Downtown Girard Square

100 S Summit St, Girard, KS 66743
(620) 724-8918
girardkansas.gov
Founded in 1868 and built around a traditional courthouse square, several plaques provide a brief history of the community.
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Kansas Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Kansas Vietnam Veterans Memorial

111 E Forest, Girard, KS 66743
(620) 724-6351
Includes a granite wall inscribed with the names of all 777 Kansans who lost their lives in Vietnam, a UH-1H Huey Helicopter, and military flags.
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The State Bank of Girard

105 E Prairie, Girard, KS 66743
Built in 1873, in Italianate style & modified around 1915 with Classical Revival-style changes. On the State & National Historic Registers.
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