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

Santa Fe Trail

1822 - 1872

 
 
Santa Fe Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 11, 2012
1. Santa Fe Trail Marker
Inscription.

[Title is text]

 
Erected 1906 by Daughters of the American Revolution and the State of Kansas. (Marker Number 79.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Santa Fe Trail marker series.
 
Location. 37° 56.423′ N, 101° 15.818′ W. Marker is in Lakin, Kansas, in Kearny County. Marker is on Campbell Street north of Wayne Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is on the Lakin High School campus. Marker is at or near this postal address: 407 North Campbell Street, Lakin KS 67860, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The White House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of O'Loughlin's Trading Post (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Santa Fe Trail (approx. 0.4 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Chouteau's Island (approx. 1.1 miles away); Santa Fe Trail Ruts (approx. 4.9 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Santa Fe National Historic Trail. (Submitted on June 7, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Santa Fe Trail Marker at Lakin High School image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 11, 2012
2. Santa Fe Trail Marker at Lakin High School

2. Santa Fe Trail Association. (Submitted on June 7, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. D.A.R. Santa Fe Trail Markers in Kansas. (Submitted on June 7, 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 June 7, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 284 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 7, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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