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Council Grove in Morris County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Council Oak Acorn

Arbor Day 1931

 
 
Council Oak Acorn Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 19, 2011
1. Council Oak Acorn Marker
Inscription.

Acorn from Council Oak
 
Erected 1931 by Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Santa Fe Trail marker series.
 
Location. 38° 39.595′ N, 96° 29.943′ W. Marker is in Council Grove, Kansas, in Morris County. Marker is at the intersection of Columbia Street and Adams Street, on the right when traveling west on Columbia Street. Click for map. 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. Terwilliger Home / Trail Days House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Maple Camp (about 500 feet away); Atkinson Log House (about 500 feet away); Baker's Food Market (about 500 feet away); Maple Camp Tourist Cabin (about 600 feet away); Field School (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Maple Camp Tourist Cabin (about 600 feet away); Maple Camp W.W. II Cabin (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Council Grove.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .
1. Treaty With Great and Little Osage, 1825
Mature Oak from Council Oak Acorn image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 19, 2011
2. Mature Oak from Council Oak Acorn
Marker is near base of tree
. (Submitted on August 2, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Santa Fe National Historic Trail. (Submitted on August 2, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Santa Fe Trail Association. (Submitted on August 2, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Council Grove Historic Tour. (Submitted on August 2, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 312 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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