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Near Durham in Marion County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Santa Fe Trail

1822 - 1872

 
 
Santa Fe Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 12, 2011
1. Santa Fe Trail Marker
Inscription.

[Title is text]

 
Erected 1906 by Daughters of the American Revolution and the State of Kansas. (Marker Number 33.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Santa Fe Trail marker series.
 
Location. 38° 25.675′ N, 97° 19.237′ W. Marker is near Durham, Kansas, in Marion County. Click for map. Marker is on the unpaved road that runs parallel to and between 250th and 240th Streets, about 0.1 miles west of Chisholm Trail Road, and about five miles southwest of Durham. Marker is in this post office area: Durham KS 67438, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Frantz L. Groening (approx. 3.9 miles away); Santa Fe and Chisholm Trails (approx. 4.5 miles away); Last Built Carnegie Library (approx. 6.4 miles away); Hillsboro Airport (approx. 8 miles away); First Mennonite Church (approx. 8.1 miles away); The Crossing of Historic American Trails (approx. 8.3 miles away); Replica of the Statue of Liberty (approx. 8.3 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 8.3 miles away).
 
More about this marker. Marker is near the abandoned and now non-existent
Santa Fe Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 12, 2011
2. Santa Fe Trail Marker
pioneer town of Waldeck.
 
Also see . . .
1. Santa Fe National Historic Trail. (Submitted on November 22, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Santa Fe Trail Association. (Submitted on November 22, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. DAR Santa Fe Marker Locations in Kansas. (Submitted on November 22, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceRoads & Vehicles
 
Santa Fe National Historic Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 12, 2011
3. Santa Fe National Historic Trail Marker
Santa Fe Trail Ruts image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 12, 2011
4. Santa Fe Trail Ruts
Looking south
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 262 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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