"Boston" Adams' House

"Boston" Adams' House (HMK93)

Location: Kansas City, MO 64132 Jackson County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 0.665', W 94° 32.547'

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Confederate Gen. Price made his headquarters here the night of Oct. 22, 1864. His generals convinced him to start south but he refused to abandon his 500-wagon train of war booty. Gen. Shelby's Division camped near Forest Hill cemetery. Gen. Marmaduke was at Byram's Ford and Fagan's Div. and the train were on the west side of the Blue River one mile south of the ford. Benteen's Union Brigade fed their horses west of here at noon on Oct. 23rd.
HM NumberHMK93
Marker Number19
Placed ByAMOCO Oil Company
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Date Added Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 8:48pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 366454 N 4319138
Decimal Degrees39.01108333, -94.54245000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 0.665', W 94° 32.547'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 0' 39.90" N, 94° 32' 32.82" W
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Area Code(s)816
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6300 Swope Pkwy, Kansas City MO 64132, US
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