Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Council Grove in Morris County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Field School

District 54

 

1902

 
Field School Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 19, 2011
1. Field School Marker
Inscription.
The Field schoolhouse was originally located 8 miles South of Council Grove, and was moved to this site in 1999. It remains virtually unchanged since 1902, except for the enclosure of a portion of the porch in 1939. The school closed after the 1945-46 school term.
 
Erected by Council Grove Chamber of Commerce and Tourism.
 
Location. 38° 39.496′ N, 96° 29.947′ W. Marker is in Council Grove, Kansas, in Morris County. Click for map. Marker is on the grounds of the Terwilliger House, 803 West Main Street (US Route 56). Marker is in this post office area: Council Grove KS 66846, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Maple Camp W.W. II Cabin (a few steps from this marker); Atkinson Log House (a few steps from this marker); Baker's Food Market (a few steps from this marker); Maple Camp (within shouting distance of this marker); Maple Camp Tourist Cabin (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Maple Camp Tourist Cabin (within shouting distance of this marker); Terwilliger Home / Trail Days House
Field School and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 19, 2011
2. Field School and Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Greenwood Cemetery Wall (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in Council Grove.
 
Also see . . .  Council Grove, Kansas. (Submitted on August 1, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. EducationMan-Made Features
 
Field School image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 19, 2011
3. Field School
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 248 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
Paid Advertisement