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Near Westmoreland in Pottawatomie County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Archeological Site 14-PO1311

 
 
Archeological Site 14-PO1311 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2012
1. Archeological Site 14-PO1311 Marker
Inscription.

During excavation of the footing for this flag pole the remains of a Stone Age Native American, estimated 1,000 years old, were discovered. The find remains at this location.
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This majestic flag pole
is in memory of
Sylvia Hartwich Galloway
who contributed her artistic talent
and funds to preserve the history of
Pottawatomie County

 
Erected 1993.
 
Location. 39° 23.013′ N, 96° 24.347′ W. Marker is near Westmoreland, Kansas, in Pottawatomie County. Marker is on The Road to Oz Highway (State Highway 99), on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Markers are at the base of the flagpole in Oregon Trail Park. Marker is in this post office area: Westmoreland KS 66549, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Route of the Oregon Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); The Wagon & Team Supplies Needed (within shouting distance of this marker); One Step at a Time (within shouting distance of this marker); The Long Journey (within shouting distance
Sylvia Galloway Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2012
2. Sylvia Galloway Marker
of this marker); Wagons Fording Rock Creek (within shouting distance of this marker); Tallgrass Prairie (within shouting distance of this marker); Burial Site of Oregon Trail Traveler (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Scott Spring (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Westmoreland.
 
Categories. AnthropologyCemeteries & Burial SitesCharity & Public WorkNative Americans
 
Archeological Site 14-PO1311 and Galloway Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2012
3. Archeological Site 14-PO1311 and Galloway Markers
Looking northwest toward Rock Creek
Oregon Trail Park Flag Pole image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2012
4. Oregon Trail Park Flag Pole
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 212 times since then and 3 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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