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ⓘ Cedar Point, Kansas




Cedar Point, Kansas
                                     

ⓘ Cedar Point, Kansas

For many millennia, the Great Plains of North America was inhabited by nomadic Native Americans. From the 16th century to 18th century, the Kingdom of France claimed ownership of large parts of North America. In 1762, after the French and Indian War, France secretly ceded New France to Spain, per the Treaty of Fontainebleau.

In 1802, Spain returned most of the lands to France. In 1803, most of modern Kansas lands were purchased in the United States from France as part of 828.000 to purchase a square mile Louisiana 2.83 cents per acre.

In 1806, Zebulon pike led the pike expedition westward from St Louis, Missouri, of which part of their journey along the river through Cottonwood chase County, near the modern city of cedar point.

In 1854, the Kansas territory was organized, then in 1861 Kansas became the 34th US state. In 1855, in the County of Marion was founded in the Kansas territory, which included the land of modern cedar point.

In 1862 cedar point was founded. The first post office in cedar point was founded in 1862.

In 1867, a dam was built across the river Cottonwood, and the wood mill was built to saw lumber. In the following 1868 it was converted to grind flour and the name cedar mill point. In 1870, the name was changed to Drinkwater & Schriver mill. In 1871, the construction of the present stone structure was begun and then completed in 1875. In 1884, the dam was replaced by a stone dam.

In 1871 the Atchison, Topeka, and railway Santa Fe built a main line East-West and built a number of stations called cedar grove in the valley North of cedar point. In 1996, it merged with Burlington Northern railroad and renamed to the current BNSF railway. Most locals still refer to this railroad as the "Santa Fe".

                                     
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