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Album of Topeka, Kansas

Album of Topeka, Kansas
Creator: Ward Brothers, Columbus, Ohio
Date: 1888
This printed album contains engravings of public buildings and homes in Topeka, Kansas.


Banquet, Salina, Kansas

Banquet, Salina, Kansas
Creator: McCargar, Salina, Kansas
Date: November 18, 1939
This photograph shows a group of men gathered at the Larmer Hotel in Salina, Kansas. The event in honor of C.W. Lamer celebrating forty years in Salina.


Bird's eye view of Kingman, Kingman County, Kansas

Bird's eye view of Kingman, Kingman County, Kansas
Creator: Koch, Augustus
Date: 1886
This bird's eye view of Kingman, Kansas, was drawn by Augustus Koch. It shows the court house, a school, churches, the Kingman Planing Mill, the Kingman Opera house, two newspaper offices, a fair grounds, and two railroad depots. One railroad line was the Wichita & Western Railroad and the other was the D. M. & A. R. R. (Denver, Memphis and Atlantic Railroad.) The street names are on the image and the location of the business district is very obvious. Individual houses are also visible. There are several windmills in the image. The south fork of the Ninnescah River runs through Kingman. Hand printed in the upper margin is the phrase With Compliments of James P. Mead & Co., Kingman, Kansas. Mead's property is in the upper left area of the image.


Bonner Spings. The Kansas Karlsbad

Bonner Spings. The Kansas Karlsbad
Creator: Shook, John Morgan
Date: About 1907
A pamphlet promoting Bonner Springs, Kansas, as a health resort. Includes photographs by Urbin Rudell. See also the Urbin Rudell photograph collection as item 210247.


Camp Phillips, Salina, Kansas

Camp Phillips, Salina, Kansas
Date: Between 1942 and 1944
This photograph shows a group of people gathered at the Non-Commissioned Officers Club at Camp Phillips in Salina, Kansas.


Constitution Hall, Lecompton, Kansas

Constitution Hall, Lecompton, Kansas
Date: 1908
This building served as the seat of the Kansas Territorial government in 1857 and 1858. The second territorial legislature met here in 1857. The constitutional convention that drafted the Lecompton Constitution also met here. At the time this photo was taken, the building served as the meeting hall for the International Order of Odd Fellows. Lecompton Constitution Hall was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1971, and as a National Historic Landmark in 1974.


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.


Convention Hall in Fort Scott, Kansas

Convention Hall in Fort Scott, Kansas
Creator: Hahn, Nellie (Mrs. J. E.)
Date: 1900
This is a photograph of the convention hall in Fort Scott, Kansas.


Cyrus Kurtz Holliday to Mary Dillon Holliday

Cyrus Kurtz Holliday to Mary Dillon Holliday
Creator: Holliday, Cyrus Kurtz, 1826-1900
Date: January 7, 1855
Cyrus K. Holliday wrote from Topeka, Kansas Territory to his wife, Mary Holliday, in Meadville, Pennsylvania. After a loving introduction, he described Kansas Territory's sunny, breezy climate. Holliday mentioned letters received from his brother and Mr. Thomas Willson, both named in previous letters, who also wanted to emigrate. He described the principle building in Topeka, which served as meeting hall, hotel, and church, and where he slept with Frye W. Giles, a free state supporter from Chicago. Holliday ended with concern for Lizzie, Mary Holliday's younger sister.


Dancers and musicians, Abbott's Hall, De Soto, Kansas

Dancers and musicians, Abbott's Hall, De Soto, Kansas
Date: Between 1900 and 1920
This photograph shows a group portrait of dancers and musicians in Abbot's Hall in De Soto, Kansas. Built in 1865 by Major James B. Abbott, Abbott's Hall it was located at 83rd street and Peoria in De Soto, 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.


Dodge City, Kansas

Dodge City, Kansas
Creator: Knight, J. Lee
Date: 1872
This photograph of a street scene in Dodge City, in Ford County, depicts three of the town's buildings. The building on the left was the first dance hall in Dodge City, owned by a man named Jones. The second building was a grocery and general store owned by George O. Smith and J. B. Edwards, and the third building, also a general store, was owned by a man named Wolf. Also visible are a crowd of men standing in the street, and two horse-drawn wagons loaded with buffalo hides. Dodge City is located on the Santa Fe Trail in western Kansas.


Elks' Home, Salina, Kansas

Elks' Home, Salina, Kansas
Creator: Kansas Post Card Company, Salina, Kansas
Date: Between 1910 and 1920
This colored postcard shows the Elks' Home B.P.O.E. No. 718 in Salina, Kansas. The organization was chartered on June 05, 1901 with thirty-two members.


Elks Club, Salina, Kansas

Elks Club, Salina, Kansas
Date: Between 1930s and 1950s
These two photographs show the Elks Club buildings in Salina, Kansas. Automobiles are parked in front of the facilities.


Exterior of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows (I.O.O.F.) building, Rexford, Thomas County, Kansas

Exterior of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows (I.O.O.F.) building, Rexford, Thomas County, Kansas
Date: 1903
This is a photograph of the exterior of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows (I.O.O.F.) building in Rexford, Thomas County, Kansas.


Fish tank at the clubhouse in Lake Quivira, Kansas

Fish tank at the clubhouse in Lake Quivira, Kansas
Creator: Anderson
Date: Between 1930 and 1939
This is a photograph showing a fish tank at the clubhouse in Lake Quivira, Kansas. Lake Quivira had 900 acres of restricted residentail and recreational property.


Football party in the clubhouse at Lake Quivira, Kansas

Football party in the clubhouse at Lake Quivira, Kansas
Date: 1964
This is a photograph of a football party in the clubhouse at Lake Quivira, Kansas. Lake Quivira had 900 acres of restricted residentail and recreational property.


Forest Park pavilion, Parsons, Kansas

Forest Park pavilion, Parsons, Kansas
View of the large, two-story, Forest Park Pavilion in Parsons, Kansas.


Grand Army of the Republic, Memorial Hall, Topeka, Kansas

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


Grocery store, with the Masonic Lodge meeting place on the second floor, Horace, Greeley County, Kansas

Grocery store, with the Masonic Lodge meeting place on the second floor, Horace, Greeley County, Kansas
Date: Between 1900 and 1910
A grocery store building in Horace, Greeley County, Kansas. On the second floor of this building was the meeting place for the local Masonic Lodge.


Gross mining camp, Crawford County, Kansas

Gross mining camp, Crawford County, Kansas
Date: Between 1914 and 1949
Here are photographs of Gross, Crawford County, Kansas. Gross was platted in 1914 and is located 4 miles north and 3 miles east of Arma. Photographs include images of the local school, the town store, and a street scene.


Human pyramid in the clubhouse at Lake Quivira, Kansas

Human pyramid in the clubhouse at Lake Quivira, Kansas
Date: Between 1950 and 1959
This is a photograph showing a human pyramid in the clubhouse at Lake Quivira, Kansas. Lake Quivira had 900 acres of restricted residentail and recreational property.


Interior views of the clubhouse at Lake Quivira, Kansas

Interior views of the clubhouse at Lake Quivira, Kansas
Date: Between 1960 and 1969
Here are 12 proof photographs showing the interior of the clubhouse at Lake Quivira, Kansas. Lake Quivira had 900 acres of restricted residentail and recreational property.


Interior views of the clubhouse at Lake Quivira, Kansas

Interior views of the clubhouse at Lake Quivira, Kansas
Date: Between 1930 and 1939
Here are four photographs showing the interior of the clubhouse at Lake Quivira, Kansas. Lake Quivira had 900 acres of restricted residentail and recreational property.


Interior views of the clubhouse at Lake Quivira, Kansas

Interior views of the clubhouse at Lake Quivira, Kansas
Creator: Anderson
Date: Between 1950 and 1959
Here are five photographs showing the interior of the clubhouse at Lake Quivira, Kansas. Lake Quivira had 900 acres of restricted residentail and recreational property.


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