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Carthage in Jasper County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Last Skirmish of the Battle of Carthage

 
 
Last Skirmish of the Battle of Carthage image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 21, 2011
1. Last Skirmish of the Battle of Carthage
On park entry posts. Looking east along Chestnut Street
Inscription.

This park was the scene of
the last skirmish of the
Battle of Carthage
July 5, 1861

This park given to
City of Carthage
by
Dr. J. A. Carter
Aug. 9, 1897

 
Location. 37° 10.37′ N, 94° 18.024′ W. Marker is in Carthage, Missouri, in Jasper County. Marker is at the intersection of Chestnut Street and River Street, on the left when traveling east on Chestnut Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 727 South River Street, Carthage MO 64836, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rendezous At Carthage (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Battle of Carthage (approx. 0.6 miles away); Charles Pollard Wood (approx. 0.6 miles away); Osage War (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Carthage (approx. 0.6 miles away); Vietnam Memorial For Casualties From Missouri (approx. 0.7 miles away); Eliel Lanyon (E.L.) Dale (approx. 0.7 miles away); War Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Carthage.
 
Also see . . .  Battle of Carthage, Missouri, Summary. (Submitted on November 18, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkMan-Made FeaturesPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Civil
 
Last Skirmish of the Battle of Carthage Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 21, 2011
2. Last Skirmish of the Battle of Carthage Marker
Last Skirmish of the Battle of Carthage Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 21, 2011
3. Last Skirmish of the Battle of Carthage Park Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 341 times since then and 11 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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