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Near Napoleon in Lafayette County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Santa Fe Trail

1821 - 1872

 
 
Santa Fe Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, October 28, 2015
1. Santa Fe Trail Marker
Inscription. Marked by the Daughters of the American Revolution and the State of Missouri 1909
 
Erected 1909.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Santa Fe Trail marker series.
 
Location. 39° 7.508′ N, 94° 6.22′ W. Marker is near Napoleon, Missouri, in Lafayette County. Marker is on Old Santa Fe Trail Road, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Napoleon MO 64074, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Lewis and Clark Expedition Across Missouri (approx. 2.2 miles away); Fort Osage (approx. 5.1 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Osage (approx. 6.4 miles away); Events at Fort Osage (approx. 6.4 miles away); Oak Grove Veterans Memorial (approx. 9.7 miles away).
 
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Santa Fe Trail - Original Route image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, October 28, 2015
2. Santa Fe Trail - Original Route
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 125 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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