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Bird's Eye View of Peabody, Marion County, Kansas

Bird's Eye View of Peabody, Marion County, Kansas
Creator: Morse, D. D
Date: 1878
This colored lithograph is a bird's eye view of Peabody, Marion County, Kansas. The legend at the bottom of the image identifies churches, schools, banks, a printing office, a hotel, a flour mill and wagon shops. The business district is very distinct. The Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad ran through the town. The inset in the middle bottom depicts the Peabody Library. There is a race track in the upper left area of the lithograph. It was drawn by D. D. Morse in 1878 and published by Lott & Zeuch Lithograph, Chicago, Illinois.


Carnegie Library in Kansas City, Kansas

Carnegie Library in Kansas City, Kansas
Creator: Bernstein, Max
Date: Between 1914 and 1916
A postcard showing the Carnegie Library in Kansas City, Kansas.


Carnegie Library in Kansas City, Kansas

Carnegie Library in Kansas City, Kansas
Creator: Webb-Freyschlog Merc. Co.
Date: Between 1900 and 1925
Two postcards showing the Carnegie Library in Kansas City, Kansas.


City library building in Topeka, Kansas

City library building in Topeka, Kansas
Creator: Art Publishing Company
Date: 1888
A book illustration showing the Topeka City Library located on the Kansas capitol grounds in Topeka, Kansas. Visible in the photograph is the north wing of the Kansas capitol, which is under construction, and the First Presbyterian Church. The illustration was removed from The Capital City published by Art Publishing Company.


Columbus, Kansas

Columbus, Kansas
Date: Between 1900 and 1940
Here are several photographs and postcards of Columbus, Kansas. Columbus is the county seat of Cherokee County and the commercial center for the area. Being a railroad junction, shipping was an important part of its value to the early mining era. Columbus was founded in 1868 and its first post office was opened in 1869. Images include schools, churches, street scenes, the courthouse, the electric light plant, and parks.


David W. Mulvane home, Topeka, Kansas

David W. Mulvane home, Topeka, Kansas
Date: Between 1905 and 1938
This photograph shows the home of David Winfield Mulvane at Eleventh & Van Buren in Topeka, Kansas. The home was designed by Kansas City architect Louis Curtiss and served as a children's library from 1939 to the late 1950s. In 1961 the home was eventually torn down.


David W. Mulvane home, Topeka, Kansas

David W. Mulvane home, Topeka, Kansas
Date: Between 1905 and 1938
This photograph shows an interior view of the David Winfield Mulvane home at 11th & Van Buren in Topeka, Kansas. The home, designed by Kansas City architect Louis Curtiss also served as a children's library from 1939 through the late 1950s. The home was torn down in 1961.


David W. Mulvane home, Topeka, Kansas

David W. Mulvane home, Topeka, Kansas
Date: Between 1905 and 1938
This photograph shows an interior view of the David Winfield Mulvane home at Eleventh & Van Buren in Topeka, Kansas. The home was designed by Kansas City architect Louis Curtiss and served as a children's library from 1939 to the late 1950s. The home was torn down in 1961.


Goddard Woman's Club project book

Goddard Woman's Club project book
Creator: GFWC Goddard Woman's Club
Date: 1969-1970
This scrapbook was created by the Goddard Woman's Club of Kansas which is an affiliate of the General Federation of Women's Clubs promoting civil, social and educational culture services to it's community. The first program covered in the project book is the club's efforts to create and provide educational programs about the Shell Oil Company which had approximately forty-five producing wells and sixty thousand acres of land in and around Wichita, Kansas. The second program covered is the Winnie the Pooh Summer Reading Fun at the Goddard Public Library. Items include programs, correspondence, photographs and newspaper clippings.


Goddard Woman's Club scrapbook

Goddard Woman's Club scrapbook
Creator: GFWC Goddard Woman's Club
Date: 1969-1970
This scrapbook was created by the Goddard Woman's Club of Kansas which is an affiliate of the General Federation of Women's Clubs promoting civil, social and educational culture services to it's community. It contains documentation, photographs and newspaper clippings for the club's summer community improvement project in Goddard, Kansas, from 1969 to 1970.


History of Woodson County

History of Woodson County
Creator: Jones, Mrs. S.E. Chase
Date: 1877
A history of Woodson County, Kansas, written by Mrs. S.E. Chase Jones.


Library in Yates Center, Woodson County, Kansas

Library in Yates Center, Woodson County, Kansas
Date: 1918
This is a picture postcard showing the Library in Yates Center, Woodson County, Kansas.


Scenes of Sherman County, Kansas

Scenes of Sherman County, Kansas
Date: 1890-1930
Multiple scenes of Sherman County, Kansas.


Scenes of Sherman County, Kansas

Scenes of Sherman County, Kansas
Date: 1890-1920
Multiple scenes of Sherman County, Kansas.


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