Lamar in Prowers County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Santa Fe Trail
1822 - 1872
Marker series. This marker is included in the Santa Fe Trail marker series.
Location. Marker has been damaged. 38° 6.677′ N, 102° 37.094′ W. Marker is in Lamar, Colorado, in Prowers County. Marker is on Main Street (U.S. 50) 0.3 miles south of Colorado Highway 196, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lamar CO 81052, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 2 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Experience the Past on the Santa Fe Trail Welcome to Colorado - Lamar Country (approx. 1½ miles away); Madonna of the Trail (approx. 1½ miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Santa Fe National Historic Trail. From the National Park Service website. (Submitted on August 13, 2017.)
2. Santa Fe Trail Association. Official website of the association. (Submitted on August 13, 2017.)
3. Santa Fe Trail - Lamar, CO. Waymarking page on marker and DAR marker. (Submitted on August 13, 2017.)
1. 1906 DAR Santa Fe Trail Marker
Next to the Santa Fe Trail interpretive sign is a granite stone placed in 1906 to mark the route of the Santa Fe Trail. This stone marker is one of 36 markers placed by the Colorado Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution along the route of the Santa Fe Trail in the state of Colorado.
— Submitted August 13, 2017, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 18, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 13, 2017, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 66 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 13, 2017, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.
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