Independence in Jackson County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
11 AM October 21, 1864
—Tour Stop C —
West on Hy. 24, left on Collete, left on Main to Stop D.
Erected by City of Independence, Missouri.
Location. 39° 8.092′ N, 94° 20.494′ W. Marker is in Independence, Missouri, in Jackson County. Marker is on East Old Lexington Road west of North Blue Mills Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Independence MO 64058, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Santa Fe Trail (a few steps from this marker); Price's Great Missouri Raid (a few steps from this marker); Salem Cemetery Association (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct Vaile Mansion (approx. 4.4 miles away); Harry S. Truman Grave (approx. 4.8 miles away); The Eternal Flame of Freedom (approx. 4.8 miles away); Truman Library Veterans Memorial Carillon (approx. 4.8 miles away); Liberty Bell Replica Marker (approx. 4.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Independence.
Also see . . . Tour: Independence Historical Markers. (Submitted on November 7, 2015.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 7, 2015, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 197 times since then and 15 times this year. Last updated on November 8, 2015, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 7, 2015, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.