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A.A. Jones' wagon shop, Bennington, Kansas

A.A. Jones' wagon shop, Bennington, Kansas
Date: Between 1880 and 1900
This photograph shows a group of men standing in the showroom of the A.A. Jones' wagon shop in Bennington, Kansas. According to the back of the photograph the business sold Studebaker, Courtland and Bradley Buggies along with water pumps.


A dam at Minneapolis, Kansas

A dam at Minneapolis, Kansas
Date: Between 1910 and 1915
A postcard showing a dam on the Solomon River at Minneapolis, Kansas.


Adolph Roenigk and George W. Martin correspondence

Adolph Roenigk and George W. Martin correspondence
Creator: Roenigk, Adolph, 1847-1938
Date: October 10, 1904-January 24, 1908
In this correspondence with George W. Martin of the Kansas State Historical Society, Adolph Roenigk addresses issues related to the Pawnee Indians. In the letter dated October 10, 1904, Roenigk explains that "a Battle between the Potowatomie and the Pawnee Indians was fought here [Lincoln, Kansas] in 1863." According to Roenigk, between 14 and 16 Native Indians were killed during the fighting. Similarly, Roenigk's letter of October 24, 1906, concerns violence between Kansans and Native Indians during the late 1860s when a man named Solomon Humbarger and Solomon's brother were attacked by Native Indians. After killing one of their chiefs Roenigk states that Humbarger was shot in the thigh with an arrow.


Albert R. Chancellor, World War I soldier

Albert R. Chancellor, World War I soldier
Date: 1918-1919
Around 1919, the Kansas State Historical Society and the American Legion solicited biographical information from returning veterans (primarily members of the 35th and 89th infantry divisions) and the families of those who died in service, notably from the Gold Star Mothers. Each veteran or family member was asked to provide letters, photographs, a biography, and military records. This file contains information on Albert R. Chancellor, Company D, Camp Kearny, California.


Albert Robinson Greene to Franklin G. Adams

Albert Robinson Greene to Franklin G. Adams
Creator: Greene, A.R.
Date: January 16, 1889
In this letter to Franklin G. Adams of the Kansas State Historical Society, Albert R. Greene briefly describes the major events of his life, including his early years, his service with the 9th Kansas Volunteer Cavalry during the Civil War, and his career after the war's end.


Alfalfa mill in Minneapolis, Kansas

Alfalfa mill in Minneapolis, Kansas
Date: Between 1905 and 1910
A postcard showing an alfalfa mill in Minneapolis, Kansas.


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

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Ada, Kansas
Date: 1970
This photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot in Ada, Kansas. The one-story wooden structure with batten siding still stands and is being restored by George Powell and Doug Powell according to the July 22, 2021 Minneapolis Messenger.


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

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Minneapolis, Kansas
Creator: Kelley, Frank O.
Date: 1959
This photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot at Minneapolis, Kansas.


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

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Minneapolis, Kansas
Date: Between 1905 and 1910
This postcard shows the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot in Minneapolis, Kansas. The structure was moved two miles southwest of the town of Minneapolis to 809 Justice Road.


Auto races, Minneapolis, Kansas

Auto races, Minneapolis, Kansas
Date: August 1917
This photograph shows an automobile race at the Ottawa County fair in Minneapolis, Kansas. There are also a number of Model T Fords parked along the track and in the infield.


Bank in Minneapolis, Kansas

Bank in Minneapolis, Kansas
Date: Between 1905 and 1910
A postcard showing a bank on the corner of Second Street in Minneapolis, Kansas.


Bank of Tescott, Tescott, Kansas

Bank of Tescott, Tescott, Kansas
Creator: Bank of Tescott (Tescott, Kan.)
Date: 1903-1974
This series of photographs contains reproductions of the Bank of Tescott in Tescott, Kansas, between 1903 and 1974. Reproductions include the Flood of 1903, construction of a new bank building in 1911, interior views of the bank, and the bank as it appeared in the 1970s.


Baptist Church in Minneapolis, Kansas

Baptist Church in Minneapolis, Kansas
Date: Between 1910 and 1915
A postcard showing the Baptist Church in Minneapolis, Kansas.


Board Members, Dickinson, Saline & Ottawa rural electric coop

Board Members, Dickinson, Saline & Ottawa rural electric coop
Date: Between 1950 and 1953
This is a photograph of the Dickinson, Saline & Ottawa Rural Electric Cooperative board of directors. Timothy Francis Kelley, president, is seated in the center front row and Timothy Theodor Riordan is seated to Kelley's left. The other men in the photograph are unidentified.


Boyd Branch McGavran, World War I soldier

Boyd Branch McGavran, World War I soldier
Creator: McGavran, Boyd Branch
Date: 1918
Around 1919, the Kansas State Historical Society and the American Legion solicited biographical information from returning veterans (primarily members of the 35th and 89th infantry divisions) and the families of those who died in service, notably from the Gold Star Mothers. Each veteran or family member was asked to provide letters, photographs, a biography, and military records. This file contains information on Boyd Branch McGavran, Company G, 137th Infantry, 35th Division.


Brass Button from the Minneapolis Site, 14OT5

Brass Button from the Minneapolis Site, 14OT5
Date: Unknown
This brass button was found at the Minneapolis site, a Smoky Hill aspect village occupied around 1232 C.E to 1409 C.E. However, this button comes from a much more modern time period and was intrusive on the site. It was donated to the Kansas Historical Society in 1972. The decorated front of the button depicts the Dutch royal sheild topped by a crown and supported by two lions, likely a modern reproduction. Archeologists have to take into account all artifacts from a site, not just those that seem appropriate for the time period or group being researched.


Bridge at Minneapolis, Kansas

Bridge at Minneapolis, Kansas
Date: Between 1910 and 1915
A postcard showing a bridge over the Solomon River at Minneapolis, Kansas.


Business buildings in Solomon, Kansas

Business buildings in Solomon, Kansas
Date: 1980 - 1989
This is a photograph of the DS&O Rural Electric Cooperative office with business buildings located across the street reflected in the window. It was named DS&O because members were from Dickinson, Saline, and Ottawa counties


Business buildings in Tescott, Kansas

Business buildings in Tescott, Kansas
Date: Between 1905 and 1910
A postcard showing business buildings in Tescott, Kansas.


Business buildings in Tescott, Kansas

Business buildings in Tescott, Kansas
Date: Between 1905 and 1910
A postcard showing business buildings in Tescott, Kansas.


Business buildings in Tescott, Kansas

Business buildings in Tescott, Kansas
Date: Between 1900 and 1910
A postcard showing people in front of the post office, opera house and real estate office in Tescott, Kansas


Business buildings in Tescott, Kansas

Business buildings in Tescott, Kansas
Date: Between 1905 and 1910
A postcard showing horse drawn wagons and carriages in front of business buildings in Tescott, Kansas.


Business buildings in Tescott, Kansas

Business buildings in Tescott, Kansas
Date: Between 1905 and 1910
A postcard showing business buildings in Tescott, Kansas. The two story building on the left is the Odd Fellows Hall.


Business street in Minneapolis, Kansas

Business street in Minneapolis, Kansas
Date: 1953
A postcard showing a business street in Minneapolis, Kansas.


Business street in Minneapolis, Kansas

Business street in Minneapolis, Kansas
Date: Between 1960 and 1969
A postcard showing a business street in Minneapolis, Kansas.


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