Kansas MemoryKansas Memory

Kansas Historical SocietyKansas Historical Society

Main building at the Industrial School for Boys, Topeka, Kansas - Page

To order images and/or obtain permission to use them commercially, please contact the KSHS Reference Desk at reference@kshs.org or 785-272-8681, ext. 117.

For more information see the Copyright and Permission FAQ.

View of the main building at the State Industrial School for Boys in Topeka, Kansas. The school opened its doors in 1881 to educate young men who had committed criminal acts. The school was located north of the capitol building on about 170 acres of land that was given by the city of Topeka.

Date: Between 1879 and 1899

Bookbag Share Print

Item Number: 210453
Call Number: FK2.7 IST.1879c. *1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 210453

Copyright © 2007-2015 - Kansas Historical Society - Contact Us
This website was developed in part with funding provided by the Information Network of Kansas.