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Aerial view of the Kansas Museum of History in Topeka, Kansas

Aerial view of the Kansas Museum of History in Topeka, Kansas
Date: 1984
This is an aerial view showing the Kansas Museum of History in Topeka, Kansas. The photograph was taken shortly after the museum was built.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Milton, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Milton, Kansas
Date: 1954
This photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot in Milton, Kansas. The one-story wooden structure has been moved to Harper, Kansas where it houses the Harper Art Museum. The depot can also be seen in Kansas Memory item 446525


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Milton, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Milton, Kansas
Date: 1965
This photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot from Milton, Kansas. The one-story wooden structure has been moved to the town of Harper, Kansas where it houses the Harper Art Museum. The depot can also be seen in Kansas Memory item number 450475.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway locomotive No. 132 at the Kansas Museum of History in Topeka, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway locomotive No. 132 at the Kansas Museum of History in Topeka, Kansas
Date: 1985
This photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway's steam locomotive No. 132 on exhibit in the Kansas Museum of History at the Kansas State Historical Society in Topeka, Kansas.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway office building in Topeka, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway office building in Topeka, Kansas
Date: Between 1925 and 1929
Here are two photographs of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway office building in Topeka, Kansas. The photographs were taken from the south side of the Kansas capitol. Visible in one of the photographs is the capitol, Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway office building, and the Memorial Building.


Charles Basore's museum, Bentley, Kansas

Charles Basore's museum, Bentley, Kansas
Date: 1966
Three color photos of Charles Basore's museum two miles south of Bentley. One view is the exterior of the building and the other two are interior views showing various displays.


Constitution Hall

Constitution Hall
Date: Possibly between 1857 and 1900
This is a view of Constitution Hall in Lecompton, Kansas. This building was where pro-slavery delegates to the Constitutional Convention debated the divisive issue of slavery in Kansas. It is administered as a state historic site by the Kansas Historical Society. Lecompton Constitution Hall was added to the National Register of Historic places in 1971, and as a National Historic Landmark in 1974.


Constitution Hall, Lecompton, Kansas

Constitution Hall, Lecompton, Kansas
Date: 1957
These photographs represent individual views of Constitution Hall in Lecompton, Kansas in 1957. The photographs were taken by staff of the Kansas Historical Society. Lecompton Constitution Hall was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1971, and as a National Historic Landmark in 1974.


Constitution Hall, Lecompton, Kansas

Constitution Hall, Lecompton, Kansas
Creator: Kansas State Historical Society
Date: 1957
This is a view of Constitution Hall, Lecompton, Kansas. In 1857, proslavery delegates gathered at the hall and wrote a constitution, which would have brought Kansas into the Union as a slave-holding state. On August 2, 1858, after several attempts to pass the constitution, it was decisively voted down. The building is a state historic site and maintained by the Kansas State Historical Society. Lecompton Constitution Hall was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1971, and as a National Historic Landmark in 1974.


Constitution Hall, Lecompton, Kansas

Constitution Hall, Lecompton, Kansas
Date: 1908-1955
This series of photographs represent different views of Constitution Hall in Lecompton, Kansas from 1908 through 1955. Several of the photographs were used by the Independent Order of Odd Fellows (I.O.O.F.). Lecompton Constitution Hall was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1971, and as a National Historic Landmark in 1974.


Constitution Hall, Lecompton, Kansas

Constitution Hall, Lecompton, Kansas
Date: 1852
This photograph represents an illustration of the State-House, more commonly known as Constiution Hall, in Lecompton, Kansas from Henry Howe's "Historical Collections of the Great West". Lecompton Constitution Hall was added to the National Register of Historic Place in 1971, and as a National Historic Landmark in 1974.


Constitution Hall, Lecompton, Kansas

Constitution Hall, Lecompton, Kansas
Date: Undated
This photograph is a representation of Constitution Hall in Lecompton, Kansas. Lecompton Constitution Hall was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1971, and as a National Historic Landmark in 1974.


Construction at the museum site, Topeka, Kansas

Construction at the museum site, Topeka, Kansas
Creator: Kansas State Historical Society
Date: September 17, 1982
This is a photograph of the museum construction site in Topeka, Kansas. The museum is located at 6425 SW 6th Ave.


Construction of the Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) Memorial Hall

Construction of the Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) Memorial Hall
Date: April 1, 1912
This is a photo of the Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) Memorial Hall under construction at 10th and Jackson in Topeka, Kansas.


Construction of the Kansas State Historical Society's museum in Topeka, Kansas

Construction of the Kansas State Historical Society's museum in Topeka, Kansas
Creator: Kansas State Historical Society. Library and Archives Division
Date: May 26, 1983
Photograph showing construction on the Kansas State Historical Society's museum in Topeka, Kansas.


Construction on the Kansas State Historical Society's museum in Topeka, Kansas

Construction on the Kansas State Historical Society's museum in Topeka, Kansas
Creator: Kansas State Historical Society. Library and Archives Division
Date: August 01, 1983
A photograph showing construction on the Kansas State Historical Society's museum. The museum is located at 6425 SW 6th Avenue in Topeka, Kansas.


Construction on the Kansas State Historical Society's museum in Topeka, Kansas

Construction on the Kansas State Historical Society's museum in Topeka, Kansas
Creator: Kansas State Historical Society. Library and Archives Division
Date: April 26, 1983
A photograph showing construction on the Kansas State Historical Society's museum in Topeka, Kansas.


Construction scene at the Kansas State Historical Society's museum in Topeka, Kansas

Construction scene at the Kansas State Historical Society's museum in Topeka, Kansas
Creator: Kansas State Historical Society. Library and Archives Division
Date: January 14, 1983
A photograph showing construction at the Kansas State Historical Society's museum in Topeka, Kansas.


Dedication of Memorial Hall, Topeka, Kansas

Dedication of Memorial Hall, Topeka, Kansas
Date: 1914
This is a photo of a crowd watching the parade during the dedication ceremonies of the Grand Army of the Republic Memorial Hall in Topeka, Kansas.


East Building, Shawnee Indian Mission

East Building, Shawnee Indian Mission
Creator: Kansas State Historical Society
Date: 1977
This pair of photographs represents the exterior of the East Building of the Shawnee Indian Mission in Fairway, Kansas. Photographed by staff of the Kansas Historical Society, captured in the photographs is the historical marker and lawns of the building.In 1968, the Shawnee Indian Mission was declared a National Historic Landmark and has since been under the operation of the Kansas Historical Society.


East Building, Shawnee Indian Mission

East Building, Shawnee Indian Mission
Creator: Kansas State Historical Society
Date: 1977
This set of photographs represent interior rooms, including the attic, of the East Building at the Shawnee Indian Mission in Fairway, Kansas. In 1968, the Shawnee Indian Mission was declared a National Historic Landmark and has since been under the operation of the Kansas Historical Society.


East Building, Shawnee Indian Mission

East Building, Shawnee Indian Mission
Creator: Kansas State Historical Society
Date: 1977
This set of photographs represent interior rooms of the Shawnee Indian Mission in Fairway, Kansas. In 1968, the Shawnee Indian Mission was declared a National Historic Landmark and has since been under the operation of the Kansas Historical Society.


East Building, Shawnee Indian Mission

East Building, Shawnee Indian Mission
Creator: Kansas State Historical Society
Date: 1977
This set of photographs represent different rooms inside the East Building at the Shawnee Indian Mission in Fairway, Kansas. Rooms included in the photographs is a bedroom, attic, church and living room with a vareity of fireplaces. In 1968, the Shawnee Indian Mission was declared a National Historic Landmark and has since been under the operation of the Kansas Historical Society.


East Building, Shawnee Indian Mission

East Building, Shawnee Indian Mission
Creator: Kansas State Historical Society
Date: 1977
This set of photographs represent different rooms in the East Building at the Shawnee Indian Mission in Fairway, Kansas.In 1968, the Shawnee Indian Mission was declared a National Historic Landmark and has since been under the operation of the Kansas Historical Society.


Executive Committee touring museum site, Topeka, Kansas

Executive Committee touring museum site, Topeka, Kansas
Creator: Kansas State Historical Society
Date: September 17, 1982
This is a photograph of Kansas State Historical Society Executive Committee members June Windscheffel, Mark Hunt, and Helen Smith touring the museum construction site in Topeka, Kansas. The museum is located at 6425 SW 6th Ave.


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