Lecompton in Douglas County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
of Historic Places
by the United States Department
of the Interior
Erected 1982 by The Lecompton Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1982.
Location. 39° 2.683′ N, 95° 23.5′ W. Marker is in Lecompton, Kansas, in Douglas County. Marker can be reached from Boone Street north of County Road 1023, on the left when traveling north. Marker is located at the Territorial Capital museum building. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lecompton KS 66050, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lecompton Constitution Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sheriff Samuel J. Jones (approx. 0.2 miles away); Democratic Headquarters (approx. ¼ mile away); Kansa Indians (approx. 3 miles away); Lecompton (approx. 3½ miles away); Coon Point First United Brethren in Christ Church in Kansas (approx. 5.4 miles away); Purple Heart Trail in Kansas (approx. 6.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lecompton.
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