Near Lyons in Rice County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Santa Fe Trail
1822 - 1872
[Part of the markers denoting the route of the trail]
Erected 1906 by Sterling Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution; and Citizens and Clubs of Rice County.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Santa Fe Trail marker series.
Location. 38° 19.64′ N, 98° 12.12′ W. Marker is near Lyons, Kansas, in Rice County. Marker is on Broadway / 16th Road (State Highway 14/96) half a mile south of American Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lyons KS 67554, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Workman Park (approx. 1.4 miles away); Civil War and Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away); Cow Creek Station (approx. 4.3 miles away); Coronado and Quivira (approx. 4.3 miles away); Fray Juan de Padilla (approx. 4.3 miles away); Cooper Hall (approx. 7.3 miles away); Mead[e] Post No 14 G.A.R. Memorial (approx. 8 miles away); The Emporium (approx. 8.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lyons.
Also see . . .
1. Santa Fe National Historic Trail. (Submitted on March 9, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Santa Fe Trail Association. (Submitted on March 9, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 8, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 307 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 9, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.