Purchased from the Indians August 10, 1825
Surveyed 1827 From
Independence, Mo. to Santa Fe, NM
Erected By Old Settlers and Citizen
Of Marion County Oct. 3, 1914
[Photo and text from: "A Pictorial Tribute: Attractions & Events; from Dickinson, Morris & Marion Counties (KS)" - Text and Photographs by Norma Mosier. Used here with permission. Book copies available at the Herrington (KS) Chamber of Commerce]
When you stop by Tampa, be sure to check out the Diner and the Senior Center.
See you in the Kansas Flint Hills! ;-)