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

Harahey

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., May 17, 2012
1. Harahey Monument
Inscription.

Governed by
Chief Tatarrax
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Discovered by
Coronado 1541
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Rediscovered by
J.V. Brower 1896
Erected by
W. J. Griffing
and
F. B. Elliott
for
Quivira Historical Society
1904
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Kansas U.S.A.

 
Erected 1904 by Quivira Historical Society.
 
Location. 39° 10.888′ N, 96° 34.48′ W. Marker is in Manhattan, Kansas, in Riley County. Touch for map. Monument is north of the Rose Garden in City Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1101 Fremont Street, Manhattan KS 66502, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Spanish American War Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Ft. Leavenworth - Ft. Riley Military Road (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dobřichovice, Czech Republic Manhattan, Kansas (approx. 0.2 miles away); World War II Memorial
Harahey Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 17, 2012
2. Harahey Monument
(approx. half a mile away); Carnegie Library (approx. 0.6 miles away); Riley County Courthouse (approx. 0.6 miles away); Amanda Arnold Arch (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Manhattan.
 
Also see . . .
1. Harahey Knife. (Submitted on February 14, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Quivira. (Submitted on February 14, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. ExplorationNative Americans
 
Harahey Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 17, 2012
3. Harahey Monument
Harahey Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 17, 2012
4. Harahey Monument
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 13, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 261 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 14, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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