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Near Admire in Lyon County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Santa Fe Trail

1822 - 1872

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., October 20, 2012
1. Santa Fe Trail Marker
Inscription.

[Title is text]

 
Erected 1906 by the Daughters of the American Revolution and the State of Kansas. (Marker Number 21.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Santa Fe Trail marker series.
 
Location. 38° 42.815′ N, 96° 5.655′ W. Marker is near Admire, Kansas, in Lyon County. Marker is on Road R (State Highway 99) north of Road 380, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is about five miles north of Admire. Marker is in this post office area: Allen KS 66833, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 17 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. All Veterans Memorial (approx. 10 miles away); Waugh Bank Building (approx. 10.1 miles away); Rapp School (approx. 10.7 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 15.8 miles away); Stone Fences (approx. 16.7 miles away).
 
More about this marker. This is the D.A.R.'s "Elm Creek Crossing" marker.
 
Also see . . .
1. Santa Fe National Historic Trail. (Submitted on May 1, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Santa Fe Trail Association.
Santa Fe Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 20, 2012
2. Santa Fe Trail Marker
Looking north
(Submitted on May 1, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. D.A.R. Santa Fe Trail Marker Locations in Kansas. (Submitted on May 1, 2013, 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 May 1, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 329 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 1, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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