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Near McCracken in Rush County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Site of Entre Nous College

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By Mark Ude, February 27, 2015
1. Site of Entre Nous College Marker
Inscription. Site of Entre Nous College

Established in 1906 by Howard R. Barnard

"Yankee on the Prairie"
 
Erected 1906.
 
Location. 38° 35.217′ N, 99° 34.177′ W. Marker is near McCracken, Kansas, in Rush County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and CR 140, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mc Cracken KS 67556, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Hays-Fort Dodge Trail (approx. 8.4 miles away).
 
Additional comments.
1. Site of Entre Nous College
On July 17, 2017, while driving around Kansas, as part of my quest to visit all the counties in that state I had not visited before, I stopped and made a simple sketch of this historic marker and old bell along County Route 527 (?) in Rush County, Kansas.

Returning home to Maryland, I was pleased to find your site's information about historic markers generally, which is a most helpful service for the traveling and interested public.

More information about the history of Entre Nous College, and the founder of the school Howard R.Barnard is a reminder about the valued contributions provided different places by individuals who persist in their community service, even when not everything goes quite as well as planned.

It is good to know Howard R.Barnard is still remembered in Rush County, Kansas.
    — Submitted July 25, 2017, by Robert Pollard Fetter of Cockeysville, Maryland.

 
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Credits. This page was last revised on October 13, 2017. This page originally submitted on February 27, 2015, by Mark Ude of Ransom, Kansas. This page has been viewed 225 times since then and 48 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on February 27, 2015, by Mark Ude of Ransom, Kansas. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.
 
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