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This silent film includes footage of Kansas centennial festivities from across the state. The footage includes Kansas Governor John Anderson, Jr. at a flag raising ceremony; a marching band in a football stadium; Dodge City and Santa Fe Trail reenactors; the first Territorial capitol at Pawnee; a parade; airplanes; and Fort Larned.
Item Number: 223397
Call Number: VT033.3
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 223397
Collections - Audio-visual
Community Life - Arts and Entertainment - Music - Musical groups - Bands
Community Life - Events and Celebrations - Anniversaries - Centennials
Community Life - Events and Celebrations - Parades
Date - 1960s - 1961
Government and Politics - State Government - Governors - Anderson, John, Jr.
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Documentary Artifact - Film
People - Notable Kansans - Anderson, John, Jr., 1917-
Places - Cities and towns - Dodge City
Places - Cities and towns - Pawnee (Geary)
Places - Cities and towns - Topeka
Places - Counties - Ford
Places - Counties - Shawnee
Places - Historic sites - First Territorial Capitol
Thematic Time Period - Eisenhower Years, 1946-1961
Type of Material - Film and video