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    National Historic Trail CO,KS,MO,NM,OK

Newsletters

Project Updates - Protection, Development, and Promotion of the Trail

 
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Spring 2013

Spring 2013 - Retracement trail opens, sign and exhibit unveilings, youth program update, and YouTube site uploads.

 
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Fall 2012

Fall 2012 - Updates on National Register nominations, sign plans, exhibits, and workshops.

 
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Spring 2012 newsletter

Spring 2012: Updates include new exhibits with the Kaw Nation of Oklahoma, National Register nominations, planning for the visitor experience at Bent's New Fort, and new activities for children and families.

 
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Fall 2011

Fall 2011 - Exhibit unveilings, Rediscovery Survey, Signs, Connect Trails to Parks, Highlights, and More!

 
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Spring 2011

Spring 2011: Exhibit Updates, New Faces and Places, Sign Plan Released, Workshops, and Connect Trails to Parks.

 
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Fall 2010

Fall 2010 - In this issue: New Faces & Places, Completed Exhibit & Sign Projects, In-the-Works Projects, New Certified Partners, Raising Awareness.

Did You Know?

A barbed wire fence and windmill are near the Point of Rocks formation on the Santa Fe National Historic Trail in New Mexico

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.