Marais des Cygnes Massacre Site

5 mi. NE of Trading Post
Trading Post, Kansas

Historic Document

Marais des Cygnes Massacre Site is located in Linn County, Kansas certified as a historic location on Monday June 21, 1971. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Defense, more specifically a Battle Site. Marais des Cygnes Massacre Site was nominated by as a historic location by State Government, Other based on Event and its significance in Politics/Government.

Marais des Cygnes Massacre Site Information

Other Name: Marais des Cygnes Massacre Memorial Park
Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: Site
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1858
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Marais des Cygnes Massacre Site Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 430
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 1
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Trading Post Historic Locations Linn County Historic Locations Kansas Historic Locations