Olathe in Johnson County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Children of the Trails
Artist: Kwan Wu
Location. 38° 52.921′ N, 94° 49.204′ W. Marker is in Olathe, Kansas, in Johnson County. Marker is at the intersection of Kansas Avenue and Park Street, on the right when traveling north on Kansas Avenue. Click for map. Marker is on the grounds of the Johnson County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 111 South Cherry Street, Olathe KS 66061, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Santa Fe Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Bicentennial Time Capsule (within shouting distance of this marker); Home For Christmas (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); R.R. Osborne Plaza (about 700 feet away); President Franklin Delano Roosevelt Makes a Whistle-stop in Olathe Olathe World War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Olathe Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Elvira Beckwith (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Olathe.
Also see . . .
1. Asa C. Smith at Find-A-Grave. (Submitted on October 15, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
2. "Childhood Death: The Healthcare of Children on the Kansas Frontier," in Kansas History. .pdf file that takes time to load. Be patient. (Submitted on October 15, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
Categories. • Environment • Man-Made Features • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 219 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.