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Address: Barton County Courthouse, Main Street, Great Bend, KS
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Nice landmark not promoted enough

Walk by Jack everyday, he's in lots of travel guides but I never see tourists looking at him that often.

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 November 2016
Melissa H
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Great Bend, Kansas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Walk by Jack everyday, he's in lots of travel guides but I never see tourists looking at him that often.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

I was driving toward Great Bend when I saw this sign on the east edge of town. Jack Somebody, Nobel Prize for Physics. That's great. When I got to the court house I found this statue with a man and two children. That Jack Somebody was Jack Kilby. I took a picture and then went on to my real mission.... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2012

3 bronze statues. See more people at the unemployment office. BTW, they dont move/work either

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