Near Howell in Ford County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Campsite of the U.S. Survey Team Sept. 10-21, 1825
Marker series. This marker is included in the Santa Fe Trail marker series.
Location. 37° 47.371′ N, 100° 11.85′ W. Marker is near Howell, Kansas, in Ford County. Marker is on US-50 (U.S. 50/400), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Turnout is approximately ½ mile west of Howell, Ks. Marker is in this post office area: Cimarron KS 67835, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Santa Fe Trail (here, next to this marker); Trails on the Prairie Santa Fe Trail Sites to the West & South (within shouting distance of this marker); A Fine Country... (within shouting distance of this marker); Santa Fe Trail, 1821 - 1880 (within shouting distance of this marker); Santa Fe Trail Sites to the East (within shouting distance of this marker); The Worst Piece of Road (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Santa Fe Trail Remains (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Howell.
More about this marker. Markers are just north of the parking area.
Also see . . . The Sante Fe National Historic Trailís Website Visitor Center. Offered by the National Park Service, this site details the history, photos, visiting the Trail today, maps and other categories. (Submitted on June 12, 2009.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 9, 2009, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas. This page has been viewed 1,387 times since then and 51 times this year. Last updated on June 6, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 9, 2009, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.