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Osawatomie in Miami County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Site of the Battle of Osawatomie

Osawatomie Driving Tour

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., August 31, 2013
1. Site of the Battle of Osawatomie Marker
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John Brown defended Osawatomie against an attack by Pro Slavery Militia in the largest battle during the Bleeding Kansas Era on August 30, 1856

 
Location. 38° 29.863′ N, 94° 57.525′ W. Marker is in Osawatomie, Kansas, in Miami County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and 10th Street, on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Osawatomie KS 66064, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Brown of Kansas (within shouting distance of this marker); John Brown Battleground (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Battle of Osawatomie (about 300 feet away); John Brown Statue (about 300 feet away); T. B. Williams and J. B. Remington (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named Battle of Osawatomie (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named Battle of Osawatomie (about 500 feet away); Soldiers Monument (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Osawatomie.
 
Also see . . .
1. John Brown Museum State Historic Site KS. (Submitted on October 13, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Osawatomie KS Driving Tour. (Submitted on October 13, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Site of the Battle of Osawatomie Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 31, 2013
2. Site of the Battle of Osawatomie Marker

 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 268 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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