Leavenworth is a city in . Leavenworth, the "First City in Kansas", established in 1854, is located on the west banks of the Missouri River and became nationally known as the "jumping off point" for the opening of the West.

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The Western Branch of the National Home for Disabled Soldiers was established in 1885 in Leavenworth, Kansas to house aging veterans of the American Civil War. is situated 2½ miles southeast of Leavenworth. Photo: Jet Lowe, Public domain.

The is a private Catholic university in Leavenworth, Kansas. is situated 2½ miles southeast of Leavenworth.

The is a through arch bridge road bridge over the Missouri River connecting Leavenworth, Kansas and Platte County, Missouri. is situated 1½ miles northeast of Leavenworth. Photo: Malepheasant, CC BY-SA 2.5.

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is a United States Army installation located in Leavenworth County, Kansas, in the city of Leavenworth since it was annexed on April 12, 1977, in the northeast part of the state. is situated 2½ miles north of Leavenworth. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is an unincorporated community in Platte County, in the U.S. state of . is situated 2 miles east of Leavenworth.


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