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Raytown in Jackson County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

1844 Homestead

 
 
1844 Homestead Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael E Sanchez, Jr., September 28, 2019
1. 1844 Homestead Marker
Inscription.  1844 homestead, Aunt Sophie's slave cabin, campsite on the Santa Fe Road, owned by Archibald Rice family 1836-1902
 
Erected by Raytown Historical Society.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Santa Fe Trail marker series.
 
Location. 39° 0.246′ N, 94° 28.905′ W. Marker is in Raytown, Missouri, in Jackson County. Marker is on East 66th Street 0 miles east of Blue Ridge Boulevard, on the right when traveling east. 103'east of Blue Ridge Boulevard on the south side of East 66th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8801 East 66th Street, Kansas City MO 64133, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Barnes Enclosure (approx. 0.6 miles away); Richards Flying Field (approx. 0.7 miles away); William Ray Blacksmith Shop (approx. one mile away); Byram's Ford Historic District (approx. 2.3 miles away); Battle of the Big Blue (approx. 2 miles away); Where Wagons Rolled / Wieduwilt Swales
1844 Homestead image. Click for full size.
By Michael E Sanchez, Jr., September 28, 2019
2. 1844 Homestead
(approx. 2 miles away); Byram's Ford Battlefield (approx. 2.6 miles away); Pratt's Artillery (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Raytown.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 30, 2019. This page originally submitted on September 29, 2019, by Michael E Sanchez, Jr. of Kansas City, Missouri. This page has been viewed 39 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 29, 2019, by Michael E Sanchez, Jr. of Kansas City, Missouri. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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