Baldwin City in Douglas County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Battle of Black Jack
Erected by Kansas Historical Society and State Highway Commission. (Marker Number 7.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kansas Historical Society marker series.
Location. 38° 46.042′ N, 95° 7.726′ W. Marker is in Baldwin City, Kansas, in Douglas County. Marker is on U.S. 56 0.1 miles east of East 2000 Road. Click for map. This marker is in Black Jack Park. The site is well-marked by signs along the highway. Marker is in this post office area: Baldwin City KS 66006, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Black Jack Park (here, next to this marker); Black Jack Cabin (a few steps from this marker); Ivan L. Boyd Memorial Prairie Preserve (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named The Battle of Black Jack (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Battle of Black Jack (approx. ¼ mile away); Baldwin (approx. 2 miles away); Palmyra Well (approx. 3.1 miles away); Baker University (approx. 3.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Baldwin City.
Also see . . . Battle of Black Jack. This is the Wikipedia entry for the battle of Black Jack. (Submitted on June 18, 2009, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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