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

Freedom Tree

1776 - 1976

 
 
Freedom Tree Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 24, 2012
1. Freedom Tree Marker
Inscription.

In tribute to those countless
heroes who lived and died for
our right to be free

 
Erected 1976 by American Legion.
 
Location. 39° 19.152′ N, 94° 54.831′ W. Marker is in Leavenworth, Kansas, in Leavenworth County. Marker is at the intersection of 4th Street (State Highway 7) and Shawnee Street, on the right when traveling north on 4th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at the US Post Office. Marker is at or near this postal address: 330 Shawnee Street, Leavenworth KS 66048, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Heritage Court / Celebration of the Midwest Family (within shouting distance of this marker); Abraham Lincoln (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of Offices of Russell, Majors, and Waddell (about 300 feet away); Russell, Majors & Waddell (about 400 feet away); The Star of the West (about 400 feet away); The Star of the West Saloon (about 400 feet away); Stockton Hall (about 400 feet away); Knights of Columbus Hall (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Leavenworth.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, US CivilWar, US RevolutionaryWar, World II
 
Freedom Tree (Evergreen) at US Post Office image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 24, 2012
2. Freedom Tree (Evergreen) at US Post Office
Looking north
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 4, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 314 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 4, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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