Kansas City in Wyandotte County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Bird Woman's Trail
She was not at Kaw's Mouth
in June 1804,
but joined the expedition later
in April of 1805 at the Mandan
villages in what is now North Dakota.
Erected by Olivia Dawn & Emma Leigh Wallace.
Location. 39° 6.968′ N, 94° 36.695′ W. Marker is in Kansas City, Kansas, in Wyandotte County. Click for map. Marker is in Lewis and Clark Historic Park at Kaw Point. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Fairfax Trafficway, Kansas City KS 66115, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lewis and Clark at Kaw Point / Kaw Point (within shouting distance of this marker); "we determin to delay at this Place" (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Lewis and Clark Expedition (about 300 feet away); Encampment at Kaw's Mouth - June 26-29, 1804 (about 300 feet away); Homeland of the Kanza Indians (about 300 feet away); "the water...contains a half...Glass of ooze" (about 300 feet away); The Cruise-Scroggs Mansion (approx. 0.4 miles away); Commissioner Thomas F. Lally (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Kansas City.
Also see . . .
History of Lewis and Clark at Kaw Point. (Submitted on March 30, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Sacagawea. (Submitted on March 30, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Exploration • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 282 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.