Doniphan is a small unincorporated community in Doniphan County, Kansas, United States. Doniphan is part of the St. Joseph, MO–KS Metropolitan Statistical Area.
The company that founded the town was organized on November 11, 1854. Doniphan was incorporated in 1869.
A post office was opened in Doniphan on March 3, 1855, and remained in operation until it was discontinued on August 15, 1943.
- ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Doniphan, Kansas
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- ^ "Kansas Post Offices, 1828-1961 (archived)". Kansas Historical Society. Retrieved 8 June 2014.