Kansas MemoryKansas Memory

Kansas Historical SocietyKansas Historical Society

Capitol, 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.

This black and white photograph shows damage to trees near the capitol in Topeka, Kansas. The destruction was a result of the June 8, 1966 tornado that began on the southwest side of the city and moved northeast toward the downtown area. The tornado cut a four block wide and eight mile long swath of destruction through the capital city.

Date: June 1966

Bookbag Share Print

Item Number: 217365
Call Number: FK2.S5 T.4 T.1966 *173
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 217365

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