Mission Kitchen Garden

Mission Kitchen Garden (HMWT9)

Location: Topeka, KS 66606 Shawnee County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 3.382', W 95° 46.473'

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In the 1850s most Americans were farmers. They relied heavily on kitchen gardens to feed their families. These plots contained herbs and vegetables used for food, medicine, and dying cloth. Yarrow was used to treat colds and oregano to season meals. This garden plot is created in the style of German four-square gardens popular during the time the Potawatomi Mission was in operation.
HM NumberHMWT9
Placed ByKansas Historical Society
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Date Added Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 12:19pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 259918 N 4326695
Decimal Degrees39.05636667, -95.77455000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 3.382', W 95° 46.473'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 3' 22.92" N, 95° 46' 28.38" W
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Area Code(s)785
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 9491 N Trail, Topeka KS 66606, US
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