Tour Stop

Directions: While in Osawatomie, you may want to start at the Osawatomie History Museum [ Waypoint = N38 29.934 W94 57.099 ], which is located at 628 Main Street in Osawatomie, Kansas 66064. There is a convenient place to park here and several of the stops are within easy walking distance.

Sign for Historic Osawtomie, Kansas Description: In February of 1855, the site for the town of Osawatomie was selected and surveyed by the agents of the New England Emigrant Aid Company. Samuel C. Pomeroy, future U.S. Senator for Kansas, was one of these agents. Osawatomie would become an important free-state settlement during the 1850s.

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