1859Saint Mary was founded in 1859 by the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth as an academy for young women. The academy moved to this site in 1870. The original building, St. Mary Hall (constructed 1868-70), served both as the Academy and the Motherhouse of the Sisters.
|Placed By||The Leavenworth County Historical Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, August 5th, 2015 at 10:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15S E 335543 N 4349297|
|Decimal Degrees||39.27743333, -94.90661667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 16.646', W 94° 54.397'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 16' 38.76" N, 94° 54' 23.82" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 4100 S 4th St, Leavenworth KS 66048, US|
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