Ten exhibits were originally designed for Council Grove in the late 1990s. Over time, the exhibits lost their luster and were redesigned and replaced in 2013. Click here to view all ten exhibits (2.8 MB, pdf, large file).
Did You Know?
In 1821, the eastern terminus of the historic Santa Fe Trail was Franklin, Missouri; by 1832, Independence, Missouri; and by 1845, at Westport Landing, now Kansas City, Missouri. Textiles and hardware were traded west; silver and mules were traded east.