Near Osborne in Osborne County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Last Indian Fight in Osborne County
in Osborne County
July 3, 1870
200 yds S of this spot
Bullock Bros Ranch
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Wars, US Indian. A significant historical month for this entry is July 1833.
Location. 39° 27.153′ N, 98° 45.294′ W. Marker is near Osborne, Kansas, in Osborne County. Marker is on U.S. 24 at milepost 181, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Osborne KS 67473, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Osborne County Veterans Memorial (approx. 3 miles away); Osborne County Courthouse (approx. 3 miles away); Osborne County Pioneers Memorial (approx. 3.1 miles away); Hardman Veterans Memorial Park (approx. 3.2 miles away); Geodetic Center of North America (approx. 3.3 miles away); Osborne / Solomon Valley Highway 24 Heritage Alliance (approx. 3.3 miles away); Melvin "Tubby" Millar Memorial (approx. 8.3 miles away); The Founding of Alton, Kansas (approx. 10.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Osborne.
Also see . . . Charles and William Bullock. The Osborne County Hall of Fame provides a history of the Bullock Brothers ranch, including a second-hand account of the Indian attack on the ranch, written some 69 years after the attack. (Submitted on October 13, 2014.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 3, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 13, 2014, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 415 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 13, 2014, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.