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Sep 11, 2012 - Geographical Center of the 48 States
Before Hawaii and Alaska joined the United States, Lebanon, KS was the center of the 48 States. There is a few marking at the location. It basically sits in a field surrounded by cows. It was a very warm and extremely windy day when we were there.Jump to full entry
Aug 27, 2009 - Define "Center"!
The search for the geographical center of the United States - Thursday, August 27 Since our next destination is Kansas we searched the AAA book for information on what to see and do in Kansas. The name Lebanon came up so that’s where we headed first. Why? Because one of the geographical centers of the United States is supposed to be there (or at least near there) and because Lebanon just happens to be on the way to Topeka, which is where we really want to go. For people who care about such things, finding the geographical center of the...Jump to full entry