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Kansas Historical MarkersHistoric Marker Project - Caldwell, KS

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Sets up the tour, and explains why

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 9/11/2010

last visited: 4/2/2014

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Kansas Historical MarkersThe Last Land Rush ~ Caldwell, KS

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September 16, 1893, 15,000 land hungry whites made the last run.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 9/11/2010

last visited: 4/2/2014

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Kansas Historical MarkersOld Runnymede ~ Harper County, KS

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English estates in Kansas? Yes, and here is why.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 9/11/2010

last visited: 4/2/2014

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Kansas Historical MarkersCarrie Nation & The Horseshoe-Boor Building - Kiowa, KS

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Site of Carrie Nation, and friends, first assault upon the demon rum and its friends. She never used the "hatchet" until her visit to Wichita.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 8/24/2010

last visited: never

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Kansas Historical MarkersFort Dodge, Ford County, Kansas

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This is Kansas Historical Marker sign #75.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Kansas

date approved: 8/9/2010

last visited: 5/10/2010

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Kansas Historical MarkersThe Southwestern Hotel

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Big fancy hotel, which became the town hospital.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/20/2010

last visited: 12/16/2018

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Kansas Historical MarkersMedicine Lodge Peace Treaties

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Every five years this town reenacts the event.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/20/2010

last visited: 4/2/2014

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Kansas Historical MarkersThe Last Chance Saloon

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Not actually in town, but east of town, still left and imprint.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/16/2010

last visited: 12/16/2018

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Kansas Historical MarkersRed Light Saloon

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Moved from Wichita, board by board, nail by nail. Ladies of the night wer called "Border Queens" here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/16/2010

last visited: 4/2/2014

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Kansas Historical MarkersChisholm Trail

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There are 4 markers in this town with the Chisholm Trail in the title, all have a bit of different information.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/16/2010

last visited: 8/21/2022

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Kansas Historical MarkersCaldwell "The Border Queen"

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On the Chisholm Trail a "Border Queen" was the name they used to refer to Ladies of the night, that working upstairs in almost all saloons.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/16/2010

last visited: 2/20/2022

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Kansas Historical MarkersChisholm Trail

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1947 stone marker, now in a city park that sits where the trail used to be.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/16/2010

last visited: 2/20/2022

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Kansas Historical MarkersHenry Newton Brown

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Check out the Bank Marker in Medicine Lodge Kansas, it tells more of this story.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/16/2010

last visited: 2/20/2022

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Kansas Historical MarkersTalbot Gang Shootout

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Marshals, bad guys, and back shooters; nobody was safe.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/16/2010

last visited: 12/16/2018

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Kansas Historical MarkersThe "Real" Cherokee Strip

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Explaining how our government can screw thing up.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/12/2010

last visited: 2/20/2022

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Kansas Historical MarkersCaldwell And The Chisholm Trail

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A mile south of this point the Chisholm Trail entered Kansas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/12/2010

last visited: 2/20/2022

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Kansas Historical MarkersChisholm

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More art in Caldwell

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/12/2010

last visited: 2/20/2022

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Kansas Historical MarkersThe Leland Hotel

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Another historic structure felled by fire.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/12/2010

last visited: 12/16/2018

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Kansas Historical MarkersMain Street '96 ~ Caldwell

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Careful Caldwell, your pride is showing.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/12/2010

last visited: 4/2/2014

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Kansas Historical MarkersThose Who Came Before ~ Caldwell, KS

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History explained in bias relief.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/12/2010

last visited: 8/21/2022

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Kansas Historical MarkersProhibition Movement

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Wide open cow town had enough, by 1885 liquor was prohibited. Then the terror really began.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/12/2010

last visited: 4/2/2014

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Kansas Historical MarkersGunfire Kills Lawman

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These cowboys stirred up a hornets nest. Final tole: two dead cowboys, one dead marshal, one Texas deputy sheriff dead.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/12/2010

last visited: 8/2/2016

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Kansas Historical MarkersThe Legend of Mount Lookout

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Yep, you can still see the depression, and they say, I didn't, you can still see the gossamer lady walking the bluff.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/12/2010

last visited: 8/2/2016

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Kansas Historical MarkersThe Grand Opera House

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Like many old buildings across the west, fire ate this one, and it was no more.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/12/2010

last visited: 4/2/2014

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Kansas Historical MarkersNative Stone Building

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After a fire, this building was built from the remains of the downed building and some fresh stones.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/12/2010

last visited: 12/16/2018

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