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Kansas Historical MarkersState Line Oklahoma -- Kansas

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Pink Marble Stone, not the usual state line marker.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/7/2010

last visited: never

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Kansas Historical MarkersShooting Up Main Street

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Eager citizen wins Marshal job after gun fight.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/7/2010

last visited: 12/16/2018

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Kansas Historical MarkersCowtown Law Enforcement

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Town Council couldn't decide, nice guys or gunfighters, who should be Marshal?

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/7/2010

last visited: 12/16/2018

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Kansas Historical MarkersCaldwell's Early Government

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Still in the same city hall, built 1884. In the beginning there were no elections, each party took turns in power on alternate years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/7/2010

last visited: 4/2/2014

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Kansas Historical MarkersThe Chisholm Trail

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It looks like this was a roadside park at one time, now just a grass area, neatly kept, with circular gravel drive entering and exiting.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/7/2010

last visited: 4/28/2022

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Kansas Historical MarkersConnecticut Honors Prudence Crandall

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A State of Connecticut marker in Kansas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/6/2010

last visited: 4/9/2016

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Kansas Historical MarkersThe Arrival of the Railroad - Russell, KS

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A brief history into the early years of railroads in Kansas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/3/2010

last visited: never

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Kansas Historical MarkersThe First National Bank ~ Medicine Lodge

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From 1880 to 1884, all sorts of tragedy. Robbery's, killings, hangings, crashes, then things settled down.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 6/30/2010

last visited: 4/2/2014

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Kansas Historical MarkersMedicine Lodge Stockade (NE)

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A large area, where wagons as well as people could find protection against all perceived bad guys. Like a fort in the western movies.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 6/30/2010

last visited: 4/2/2014

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Kansas Historical MarkersMedicine Lodge Stockade (SE)

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This was not a prison, but a safe haven for the good guys against Indian raids.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 6/30/2010

last visited: 4/2/2014

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Kansas Historical MarkersMedicine Lodge Stockade (SW)

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Panic was setting in, stockade built to keep everyone safe, just like the wood forts back east.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 6/30/2010

last visited: 4/2/2014

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Kansas Historical MarkersMedicine Lodge Stockade (NW)

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Panic was setting in, stockade built to keep everyone safe, just like the wood forts back east.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 6/30/2010

last visited: 4/2/2014

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Kansas Historical MarkersThe "Real" Cherokee Strip, Hunnewell, Kansas

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This monument has text on both sides. It's located at a rest area in Hunnewell, Sumner County, Kansas. A nice place to stop and stretch your legs and have a picnic under their shelter with two picnic tables and shade trees.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member okgranny49

location: Kansas

date approved: 6/14/2010

last visited: 11/26/2016

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Kansas Historical MarkersCol-Kan Border, Santa Fe Trail Marker, Coolidge KS

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Located on the Colorado/Kansas border, this marker indicates a location on the Sante Fe Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Kansas

date approved: 6/14/2010

last visited: 9/15/2012

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Kansas Historical MarkersChouteau's Island, Lakin, Kansas

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This history sign in just west of Lakin, Kansas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Kansas

date approved: 6/14/2010

last visited: 5/2/2005

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Kansas Historical MarkersLonghorn Cattle Drive

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Two little towns built a railroad, and joined forces to make more money.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 6/7/2010

last visited: never

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Kansas Historical MarkersElk City

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Small town, off a US hwy, former Osage Indian Reserve.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 6/4/2010

last visited: never

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Kansas Historical MarkersCarry A. Nation Home

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Where the meetings started and where the idea began, it started with "illegal" saloons, and grew from there. She did not begin using her hatchet until Wichita, some six months into the campaign.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 6/2/2010

last visited: 4/2/2014

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Kansas Historical MarkersBoyhood Home of General Funston, Iola, Kansas

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This sign is placed outside the Boyhood Home of General Funston.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Kansas

date approved: 6/2/2010

last visited: 2/18/2014

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Kansas Historical MarkersCarry A. Nation

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She wasn't using the ax yet, but with full bottles, and pool balls she destroyed illegal saloons.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 5/28/2010

last visited: never

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Kansas Historical MarkersThe Grand Hotel ~ Medicine Lodge

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Still in operation, only now rental apartments.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 5/26/2010

last visited: 4/2/2014

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Kansas Historical MarkersHistorical Council Grove

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Historical Council Grove marker placed on US-56, Morris County, in Riverfront Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WonkMan

location: Kansas

date approved: 3/14/2010

last visited: 5/27/2008

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Kansas Historical MarkersPony Express Marker - Marshall County Courthouse - Marysville, Kansas

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This marker is found at the northwest corner of the old Marshall County Courthouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: Kansas

date approved: 3/1/2010

last visited: 7/17/2021

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Kansas Historical MarkersHollenberg Ranch Pony Express Station - Hanover, Kansas

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This marker is located on the original site of a Pony Express Station.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: Kansas

date approved: 2/13/2010

last visited: 9/19/2014

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Kansas Historical MarkersA LANDMARK OF DISTINCTION - CHASE COUNTY COURTHOUSE

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An honor given to Cottonwood Falls for being the county seat of Chase county since both the town and county were established in 1859.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WonkMan

location: Kansas

date approved: 12/29/2009

last visited: 7/25/2008

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