Potawatomi Indian Reservation - Mayetta, Kansas, USA
N 39° 25.270 W 095° 44.900
15S E 263416 N 4367120
Quick Description: The Potawatomi Indian Reservation is located in the city of Mayetta in Jacksonville, Kansas, USA.
Location: Kansas, United States
Date Posted: 8/26/2011 2:14:06 PM
Waymark Code: WMCDV8
The posted coordinates are for the sign on Hwy 75 southbound indicating that you are entering the reservation from the north.
"The Prairie Band Potawatomi Indian Reservation is an Indian reservation for the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation located in Jackson County, Kansas. The Potawatomi used to be located in the Great Lakes area, but were forced to move west due to Europeans settling their land."
Type of Nation Within: Native American Indian Reservation (USA)
Tribe or Band: Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation
Address of Main Entrance to area:
16281 Q Road
Mayetta, KS USA
Land Area - Specify Acres or Miles: 121.429 square miles
Date when area was established or set aside: 1/1/1837
Open or Closed to Public: Open To Public
Website for further information: [Web Link]
Coordinates of site within area to visit: N 39° 25.270 W 095° 44.900
Only one waymark per area (reservation) will be accepted, although you may log visits anywhere within the reservation because they oftentimes cover a large area. To log a visit to the waymark, please provide a photo of signage recognizing the area and a photo from within the area.
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