Buckner in Jackson County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Santa Fe Trail
1822 - 72
Marked by the
Daughters of the
Fort Osage Township
Cross State Highway
Jackson Co. Mo.
Erected 1918 by Daughters of the American Revolution of Fort Osage Township.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Santa Fe Trail marker series.
Location. 39° 8.267′ N, 94° 11.812′ W. Marker is in Buckner, Missouri, in Jackson County. Marker is at the intersection of East Monroe Street (U.S. 24) and North Buckner Tarsney Road (South Sibley Street), on the right when traveling east on East Monroe Street. Touch for map. Marker is located beside the sidewalk at the southeast corner of the intersection. Marker is at or near this postal address: 13 South Sibley Street, Buckner MO 64016, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Osage (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Osage (approx. 3.3 miles away); Events at Fort Osage Santa Fe Trail (approx. 5.1 miles away); The Lewis and Clark Expedition Across Missouri (approx. 7.1 miles away); Salem Cemetery Association (approx. 7.6 miles away); Price's Great Missouri Raid (approx. 7.8 miles away); a different marker also named Santa Fe Trail (approx. 7.8 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Jackson County Missouri History (Wikipedia). Explorers Merriwether Lewis and William Clark passed through Jackson County on their famous Lewis and Clark expedition in 1804. Among other items, their report indicated a "high, commanding position" along the river within the current boundaries of Jackson County that in 1808 became Fort Osage. (Submitted on April 11, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
2. The Missouri Cross-State Highway.
from American Monthly, October 1911
The Central or Old Trails Route was adopted as the cross-State highway; it will be the Missouri link in the “ocean to ocean” highway now under consideration by Congress. The work of the Missouri, Kansas, Colorado and New Mexico Chapters in marking the Santa Fé Trail from beginning to end is now about finished; in addition the Missouri Daughters of the American (Submitted on April 11, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
3. DAR Santa Fe Trail Marker Locations in Missouri. (Submitted on April 11, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 11, 2019. This page originally submitted on April 10, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 67 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 11, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.