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Holton in Jackson County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Jackson County Courthouse Horse Water Trough

Circa 1880

 
 
Jackson County Courthouse Horse Water Trough Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 11, 2013
1. Jackson County Courthouse Horse Water Trough Marker
Inscription.

[Title is marker text]

Donated by:
Chester & Ethel Lutz & Families

 
Location. 39° 27.884′ N, 95° 44.095′ W. Marker is in Holton, Kansas, in Jackson County. Marker is at the intersection of 5th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue, on the left when traveling west on 5th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at the northeast corner of the county courthouse grounds. Marker is in this post office area: Holton KS 66436, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Edward D. Holton (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Jim Lane (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Civil War Memorial (about 500 feet away); Company E, 137th Infantry Regt, 35th Infantry Div (approx. mile away); Livestock Water Trough (approx. 0.3 miles away); Battle of the Spurs (approx. 7 miles away); The Wetmore Calaboose (approx. 12.3 miles away); Don Clarence Rising (approx. 12.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Holton.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Early History of Holton, Kansas.
In Cutler's History (1883)
(Submitted on March 23, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 

2. History of Jackson County, Kansas
Jackson County Courthouse Horse Water Trough and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 11, 2013
2. Jackson County Courthouse Horse Water Trough and Marker
Courthouse in background
. (Submitted on March 23, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Jackson County Courthouse Horse Water Trough image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 11, 2013
3. Jackson County Courthouse Horse Water Trough
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 23, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 382 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 23, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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