The Oldest City in KansasLeavenworth was founded in June, 1854, although it was not incorporated until the following summer. During the territorial struggle which flared between proslavery and Free-State forces, the city was the scene of many incidents which contributed to the reputation of "Bleeding Kansas."
|Placed By||Leavenworth Historical Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 7:36am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15S E 334878 N 4353959|
|Decimal Degrees||39.31930000, -94.91546667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 19.158', W 94° 54.928'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 19' 9.48" N, 94° 54' 55.68" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 152-198 N 5th St, Leavenworth KS 66048, US|
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