Humboldt in Allen County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Neosho River Log Town
Among scrub oaks along the Neosho [River], log town housed soldiers of the Kansas 9th
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Man-Made Features • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Civil • Waterways & Vessels.
Location. 37° 48.321′ N, 95° 26.755′ W. Marker is in Humboldt, Kansas, in Allen County. Marker is on 1st Street near Pine Street, on the right when traveling south. Marker is near the entrance to Camp Hunter Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Humboldt KS 66748, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Aunt Polly Crosby's Cabin Site (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Block House Recruiting Station (about 600 feet away); Humboldt Underground Railroad (approx. 0.2 miles away); O'Brien's Mill (approx. 0.3 miles away); Colonel Irvine (approx. 0.6 miles away); Kate Burnett (approx. 0.6 miles away); Civil War Monument (approx. 0.6 miles away); 50th Anniversary of Humboldt (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Humboldt.
Also see . . . History of Humboldt, Kansas. (Submitted on July 13, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 13, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 488 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 13, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.