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Scott State Park in Scott County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

El Quartelejo

 
 
El Quartelejo Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 11, 2012
1. El Quartelejo Marker
Inscription.

This marks the site of the
Picurie Indian Pueblo
1604
which became an outpost
of Spanish civilization
and a rendezvous for
French traders prior to
1720

 
Erected 1925 by Kansas Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 38° 40.603′ N, 100° 54.92′ W. Marker is in Scott State Park, Kansas, in Scott County. Marker is on West Scott Lake Drive, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Scott City KS 67871, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pueblo Floor Plan (within shouting distance of this marker); El Cuartelejo (within shouting distance of this marker); Plains Apache at El Cuartelejo (within shouting distance of this marker); El Cuartelejo Archeology (within shouting distance of this marker); Steele Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battle Canyon, 1878
El Quartelejo Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 11, 2012
2. El Quartelejo Monument
(approx. 2.4 miles away); a different marker also named El Quartelejo (approx. 3.3 miles away); BOD (approx. 11.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Scott State Park.
 
Also see . . .
1. El Cuartelejo in Kansapedia. (Submitted on June 12, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Migration of the Pueblo People to El Cuartelejo (Middle School Teaching Aid). (Submitted on June 13, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. History of Scott State Park, Kansas. (Submitted on June 13, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. El Cuartelejo Pueblo Ruins, part of Western Vistas Historic Byway. (Submitted on June 13, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraExplorationNative AmericansSettlements & Settlers
 
El Cuartelejo Ruins, Marker, & Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 11, 2012
3. El Cuartelejo Ruins, Marker, & Monument
El Cuartelejo Pueblo Ruins image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 11, 2012
4. El Cuartelejo Pueblo Ruins
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 288 times since then and 12 times this year. 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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