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1863
January 1. President Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation granting freedom to slaves in southern states.
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KANSAS - Morris County

Big John Farm Limestone Bank Barn (added 1990 - - #90001576)
N of US 56, E of Big John Cr. , Council Grove
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Animal Facility

Carlson, Oscar, House (added 2000 - - #00000533)
KS 2 , Burdick
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Johnson, Swen
Architectural Style: Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Cottage House Hotel (added 1988 - - #88001172)
Also known as Cottage House;Cottage Hotel;Statecoach Motor-Tel
25 N. Neosho , Council Grove
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel

Council Grove Carnegie Library (added 1987 - - #87000963)
303 W. Main , Council Grove
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Axe,Joe, Simmons,A.T.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: Library
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: Library

Council Grove Downtown Historic District (added 2010 - - #10000519)
Also known as 127-564
Generally spanning from Neosho River to Belfry on W Main and extending N to Columbia between Neosho and Mission , Council Grove
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Squires, C.W., Simon, Louis
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Federal , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Health Care, Recreation And Culture, Social, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Business, Government Office, Medical Business/Office, Meeting Hall, Road-Related, Single Dwelling, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Health Care, Religion, Social, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Business, Government Office, Medical Business/Office, Meeting Hall, Religious Structure, Road-Related, Single Dwelling

Council Grove Historic District (added 1966 - - #66000347)
U.S. 56 , Council Grove
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Road-Related, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Business, Museum, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)

Council Grove Missouri, Kansas and Texas Depot (added 2001 - - #01001092)
512 E. Main St. , Council Grove
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Missouri, Kansas & Texas RR Co.
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Specialty Store

Council Grove National Bank (added 1976 - - #76000834)
Also known as Morris County State Bank
130 W. Main , Council Grove
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Peterson,Louis, Leedy,J.H.
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution, Professional, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Financial Institution

Diamond Spring (added 1976 - - #76000835)
Also known as The Diamond of the Plain
6 mi. W of Wilsey , Wilsey
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Conservation Area
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Conservation Area

Farmers and Drovers Bank (added 1971 - - #71000321)
Also known as See Also:Farmers and Drovers Bank and Indicator Building (Bo
201 W. Main St. , Council Grove
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Paterson,Lewis
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution, Professional
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Financial Institution

Farmers and Drovers Bank and Indicator Building (Boundary Increase) (added 1982 - - #82002667)
Also known as See Also:Farmers and Drovers Bank
201 and 203 W. Main , Council Grove
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Social
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Meeting Hall
Current Function: Commerce/Trade

First Baptist Church (added 1995 - - #95000915)
Also known as 127-1180-0075
325 W. Main St. , Council Grove
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Gothic
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Four Mile Creek Lattice (added 1990 - - #89002181)
Over Four Mile Creek, SE of Wilsey , Wilsey
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Canton Bridge Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Furney Farm (added 2006 - - #06000596)
Also known as 127-0000-0458
649 E. KS 56 , Council Grove
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ware, Walter G.
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings

Hays, Seth, House (added 1975 - - #75000718)
203 Wood St. , Council Grove
Historic Significance: Event, Person
Historic Person: Hays,Seth
Significant Year: 1866
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Jenkins Building (added 2004 - - #04000451)
Also known as 127-5840-0015
101 W. Mackenzie St. , White City
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Department Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Last Chance Store (added 1971 - - #71000322)
500 W. Main St. , Council Grove
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Post Office
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Little John Creek Reserve (added 2001 - - #01001125)
Also known as Kansas Reservation and Agency
E. 1/2, Sec. 29, T 16 S, R 9 E , Council Grove
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Native American, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Government, Landscape, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Forest, Government Office, Natural Feature, Rail-Related, Single Dwelling, Unoccupied Land, Village Site
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields

Old Kaw Mission (added 1971 - - #71000323)
Also known as Kaw Methodist Mission
500 N. Mission St. , Council Grove
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education, Religion
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church School, Religious Structure
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Single Dwelling

Simcock House (added 1982 - - #82004888)
Also known as Marks Apartments
206--208 Columbia St. , Council Grove
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Greek Revival
Historic Person: Simcock,G.M.
Significant Year: 1902, 1884, 1860
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Six Mile Creek Stage Station Historic District (added 1995 - - #95000585)
Also known as NPs Master Plan #81
600 ft. E of FAS Hwy. 468, 4 1/4 mi. S of jct. with US 56 , Burdick
Historic Significance: Event, Information Potential
Area of Significance: Transportation, Commerce, Historic - Non-Aboriginal
Cultural Affiliation: Euro-American
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Road-Related
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings

US Post Office--Council Grove (added 1989 - - #89001636)
Also known as Council Grove United States Post Office
103 W. Main St. , Council Grove
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Rogers,Charles
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Art, Politics/Government, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Post Office
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Post Office

Young, William, Archeological Site (added 1971 - - #71000324)
Also known as 14MO304
Address Restricted , Council Grove
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Munkers Creek Phase, Archaic
Period of Significance: 500-999 BC, 499-0 BC, 3000-4999 BC, 1000-2999 BC
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Graves/Burials
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Water Works




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