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Council Grove in Morris County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Council Grove

 
 
Council Grove NHL Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 19, 2011
1. Council Grove NHL Marker
Inscription.
has been designated a

Registered National
Historic Landmark


under the provisions of the
Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935.
This site possesses exceptional value
in commemorating and illustrating
the history of the United States

 
Erected 1963 by National Park Service, Department of the Interior.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 38° 39.711′ N, 96° 29.051′ W. Marker is in Council Grove, Kansas, in Morris County. Marker is on Main Street (U.S. 56) near 2nd Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in Council Oak Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 106 East Main Street, Council Grove KS 66846, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Council Oak (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Council Oak (a few steps from this marker); Company "C" 137th Infantry (a few steps from this marker); Santa Fe Trail / Council Grove (a few steps from this marker); Bur Oak
Council Grove NHL Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 19, 2011
2. Council Grove NHL Marker
Council Oak remnant under pavilion
(within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Bur Oak (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Post Office Oak (about 600 feet away); Brewery (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Council Grove.
 
Also see . . .
1. Council Grove Historic District National Historic Landmark. (Submitted on July 24, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Council Grove, Kansas. (Submitted on July 24, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Council Grove, Kansas. (Submitted on July 24, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Landmarks
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 24, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 281 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 24, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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