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Near Canton in McPherson County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Santa Fe and Chisholm Trails

 
 
Santa Fe and Chisholm Trails Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 28, 2011
1. Santa Fe and Chisholm Trails Marker
Inscription.

1822-1872 Santa Fe Trail
1867-1872 Chisholm Trail
[trail maps through local area]

 
Erected 1995 by Cottonwood Crossing Chapter, STFA, and the Marion County Economic Development Council.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Santa Fe Trail marker series.
 
Location. 38° 22.627′ N, 97° 22.309′ W. Marker is near Canton, Kansas, in McPherson County. Marker is at the intersection of 30th Avenue / Meridian and 210th Street, on the right when traveling north on 30th Avenue / Meridian. Click for map. Marker is about 300 feet north of U.S. Highway 56, and about 3 miles east of Canton. Marker is in this post office area: Canton KS 67428, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Last Built Carnegie Library (approx. 3.1 miles away); Frantz L. Groening (approx. 3.8 miles away); Santa Fe Trail (approx. 4.5 miles away); Banman Wheat Threshing Stone (approx. 8.3 miles away); The Mennonites in Kansas (approx. 8.3 miles away); Alexanderfeld Village (approx. 8.5 miles away); Hillsboro Airport (approx. 8.7 miles away); A Place of Meditation (approx. 9.2 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
Santa Fe and Chisholm Trails Marker Sponsors image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 28, 2011
2. Santa Fe and Chisholm Trails Marker Sponsors

1. Santa Fe National Historic Trail. (Submitted on March 15, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Wichita Eagle Article on Chisholm Trail. (Submitted on March 15, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Along the Chisholm Trail. (Submitted on March 15, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Santa Fe Trail Association. (Submitted on March 15, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Santa Fe and Chisholm Trails Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 28, 2011
3. Santa Fe and Chisholm Trails Marker
Looking northeast
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 442 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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