Humboldt in Allen County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Kate Burnett saved $25,000 in land warrants by hiding them in tall grass behind Land Office.
Location. 37° 48.636′ N, 95° 26.22′ W. Marker is in Humboldt, Kansas, in Allen County. Marker is on 8th Street near New York Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is west across 8th Street from City Square. Marker is in this post office area: Humboldt KS 66748, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Civil War Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); 50th Anniversary of Humboldt (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Soldier (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Veterans Memorial (about 400 feet away); J. A. Coffey (about 400 feet away); Sophia Fussman (about 400 feet away); Abel Secrest (about 400 feet away); Colonel Orlin Thurston (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Humboldt.
Also see . . . History of Humboldt, Kansas. (Submitted on July 13, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Disasters • Patriots & Patriotism • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 13, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 464 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 13, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.