100th Meridian Motel

Price: $14.95

Stock #: 735205
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Dodge City
State: Kansas (KS)
County: Ford
Publisher: Tichnor Bros Inc.
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)
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2300 W. Chestnut Street, on U.S. Highway 50. Where the 100th Meridian crosses the Arkansas River was the southwest corner of the Louisiana Territory. Owned by Spain thru discovery; traded to France by treaty; bought by U.S. in 1803. South of the River was the Republic of Texas; west of the 100th Meridian was Old Mexico. This intersection is the only place in the U.S.A. where the flags of five nations could have flown from one flag pole.

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