Kendall, Kansas

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Kendall, Kansas
KDOT map of Hamilton County (legend)
Kendall is located in Kansas
Kendall
Kendall
Kendall is located in the United States
Kendall
Kendall
Coordinates: 37°56′05″N 101°32′46″W / 37.93472°N 101.54611°W / 37.93472; -101.54611Coordinates: 37°56′05″N 101°32′46″W / 37.93472°N 101.54611°W / 37.93472; -101.54611
CountryUnited States
StateKansas
CountyHamilton
Elevation
3,140 ft (960 m)
Time zoneUTC-7 (Mountain (MST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-6 (MDT)
ZIP code
67857
Area code620
GNIS ID471586 [1]

Kendall is an unincorporated community in Hamilton County, Kansas, United States. Kendall is located near U.S. Route 50 and U.S. Route 400 12 miles (19 km) southeast of Syracuse. Kendall has a post office with ZIP code 67857.[2]

History[edit]

The frontiersman Charles "Buffalo" Jones, who in 1879 had co-founded Garden City, left from Kendall in 1886 on a hunt to try to capture remaining buffalo to prevent their looming extinction.[3]

Education[edit]

Kendall is a part of USD 494 Syracuse.[4]

Kendall schools were closed through school unification. The Kendall High School mascot was Kendall Bobcats.[5]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ ZIP Code Lookup
  3. ^ "Buffalo Jones". h-net.msu.edu. Retrieved September 4, 2010.
  4. ^ "USD 494 Syracuse". USD 494. Retrieved 6 January 2017.
  5. ^ "Kendall Downs Russell Springs", Garden City Telegram, 6 January 1966, p.5.

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