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This color photographic postcard features a marker in Olathe, Kansas. The stone marks the location of the Santa Fe Trail through Kansas. There is carving on the front of the marker and a plaque inset on the front. A carving of a yoke is above the plaque. A remodeled courthouse is in the background.
4"x 5" photographic postcard
Olathe (Kan.), Johnson County (Kan.), Santa Fe National Historic Trail, Monuments, Organizations, Courthouses
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"Postcard: Santa Fe Trail Marker at Johnson County Court House" (2021). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 783.
Johnson County Court House, Olathe, Kansas, This modern edifice forms a dramatic background to the marker designating the historic Santa Fe Trail, one of the main covered wagon routes that opened the West from the Missouri River traffic at Westport Landing.