Lake View is an unincorporated community in Douglas County, Kansas located 1 mile north of Lawrence. Lake View was established in 1892 as a lake side resort and was in use until the 1930s. The Lake View club continues to maintain the oxbow lake.
A post office was opened in Lake View (but spelled Lakeview) in 1898, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1914.
Lake View was a station on the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway.
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- ^ Gannett, Henry (1898). A Gazetteer of Kansas. Govt. Print. Off. p. 127.