Richard WilliamsRichard Williams was born in Tennessee in 1830, son of Judge Arthur Williams. As a young man, Richard came to Johnson County in the 1850s, employed as a surveyor by the U.S. government. During the 1850s and early 1860s, Dick Williams was a "wagonmaster", escorting wagon trains from Kansas City to Santa Fe and other western destinations.
|Series||This marker is part of the Markers Attached to Sculpture series, and the Santa Fe Trail series.|
|Placed By||City of Shawnee and State Historical Society of Missouri|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 10:17am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15S E 352227 N 4319758|
|Decimal Degrees||39.01438333, -94.70683333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 0.863', W 94° 42.41'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 0' 51.78" N, 94° 42' 24.60" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||913, 785, 816|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 10405 W 63rd Terrace, Shawnee KS 66203, US|
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