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Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve in Chase County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Spring Hill Ranch

 
 
Spring Hill Ranch NHL Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2011
1. Spring Hill Ranch NHL Marker
Inscription.

has been designated a
National
Historic Landmark

This site possesses
national significance in
commemorating the history
of the United States of America

 
Erected 1997 by National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 38° 26.024′ N, 96° 33.495′ W. Marker is in Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve, Kansas, in Chase County. Touch for map. Marker is on the grounds of the former Spring Hill Ranch headquarters off Kansas Highway 177, about 2.5 miles north of Strong City. Marker is in this post office area: Strong City KS 66869, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Prairie for the People (here, next to this marker); Curious Outbuildings (a few steps from this marker); Little Barn on the Prairie (a few steps from this marker); Welcome to the Prairie (within shouting distance of this marker); Vital Necessities (within shouting distance of this marker); Back to Basics
Spring Hill Ranch NHL Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2011
2. Spring Hill Ranch NHL Marker
(approx. half a mile away); W.B. Strong Memorial Railroad Park (approx. 2.9 miles away); Strong City (approx. 2.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve.
 
Also see . . .
1. Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve. (Submitted on November 13, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Spring Hill Ranch National Historic Landmark Nomination. (Submitted on November 13, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Landmarks
 
Jones Homestead at Spring Hill Ranch image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2011
3. Jones Homestead at Spring Hill Ranch
Early Spring in Tallgrass Prairie NP image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
4. Early Spring in Tallgrass Prairie NP
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 13, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 300 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 13, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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