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Harrisonville in Cass County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Jennisonís Jayhawks raid Harrisonville Square

July 1861

 
 
Jennison's Jayhawks raid Harrisonville Square Mural image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 6, 2011
1. Jennison's Jayhawks raid Harrisonville Square Mural
Inscription.
(No inscription except for the title. This historical marker tells its story pictorially.)

 
Erected 2010 by Cass County Historical Society, and Concerned Citizens and Organizations.
 
Location. 38° 39.244′ N, 94° 20.933′ W. Marker is in Harrisonville, Missouri, in Cass County. Marker is at the intersection of Independence Street and Wall Street, on the right when traveling south on Independence Street. Touch for map. Mural is just southwest off the Courthouse Square. Marker is in this post office area: Harrisonville MO 64701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Harrisonville WWI Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); United We Stand Divided We Fall (within shouting distance of this marker); Cass County (within shouting distance of this marker); General Order No. 11 (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lest We Forget (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Burnt District Monument (approx. 1.1 miles away); a different marker also named Burnt District Monument (approx. 1.1 miles away); Wayside Rest (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harrisonville.
 
More about this marker.
Jennison's Jayhawks raid Harrisonville Square Mural image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 6, 2011
2. Jennison's Jayhawks raid Harrisonville Square Mural
Looking southwest from Independence and Wall Streets
This mural is signed “Daniel Brewer.”
 
Also see . . .
1. The Border Outlaws. (Submitted on December 25, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Jennison's Jayhawkers. (Submitted on December 25, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Charles Jennison. (Submitted on December 25, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. History of Harrisonville MO. (Submitted on December 25, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
5. Cass County (MO) Historical Society. (Submitted on December 25, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
July 1861 Jennison's Jayhawks raid Harrisonville Square image. Click for full size.
By Daniel Brewer, Muralist, August 6, 2011
3. July 1861 Jennison's Jayhawks raid Harrisonville Square
Jennison's Jayhawks raid Harrisonville Square Mural Artist image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 6, 2011
4. Jennison's Jayhawks raid Harrisonville Square Mural Artist
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 15, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 25, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 727 times since then and 90 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 25, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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