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DAR markers at Ottawa Indian Burial Grounds, Kansas

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Date: 1936

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Photograph

Call Number: FK2.F3 .64 *1-5

Unit ID: 215498

Summary: Five photographs of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) markers at the Ottawa Indian Burial Grounds, east of Ottawa, honoring Jotham Meeker, John Tecumseh Jones, Chief Comechau and Notino, the Medicine Man.

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Title (Main title): DAR markers at Ottawa Indian Burial Grounds, Kansas

Scope and Content

Portions of Collection Not Separately Described:

  1. Photograph #1 shows both DAR markers at the Indian Mission Burial Grounds.
  2. Photograph #2 is of a single marker at the Indian Mission Burial Grounds.
  3. Photograph #3 is of a single marker at the Indian Mission Burial Grounds.
  4. Photograph #4 shows a closeup of one of the DAR placques.
  5. Photograph #5 shows a closeup of the other DAR placque.
  6. A newspaper clipping dated Sept. 29, 1936, which details the dedicating of the D. A. R. markers and placques. Also contains an extensive history of Rev. Jotham Meeker and his mission work among the Ottawa Indians. Also Meeker's printing press.

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