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Arthur Wilburn Murdock, World War I soldier

Arthur Wilburn Murdock, 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 Arthur Wilburn Murdock, Company I, 352nd Infantry, 88th Division. Arthur died from pneumonia on November 10, 1918 at Belfort, France.


Kansas Woman's Christian Temperance Union memory book

Kansas Woman's Christian Temperance Union memory book
Creator: Kansas Woman's Christian Temperance Union
Date: 1981-1993
This memorial book contains photographs and biographical sketches of members of the Kansas Woman's Christian Temperance Union. Click "Text Version" below for a searchable index of the names contained in this volume.


Seventh annual fair, Riley, Kansas

Seventh annual fair, Riley, Kansas
Date: 1895
This poster announces the Seventh annual fair of the Riley County Agricultural Society to be held at Riley, Kansas. Highlights of the fair include trotting, running and pace races; and industrial exposition; livestock and farm produce displays; and bands of music.


Seventh annual fair, Riley, Kansas

Seventh annual fair, Riley, Kansas
Date: 1895
This poster announces the seventh annual fair of the Riley County Agricultural Society to be held at Riley, Kansas. Highlights of the fair include trotting, running and pace races; and industrial exposition; livestock and farm produce displays; and bands of music. The poster includes illustrations of sulky, or chariot, races with horses and riders.


Standard atlas of Riley County, Kansas

Standard atlas of Riley County, Kansas
Creator: Geo. A. Ogle & Co.
Date: 1909
This atlas shows maps of each township with the names of landowners. It has a patrons' directory, illustrations, and plats of towns as of the year of publication.


The great northwest!

The great northwest!
Creator: Union Pacific Railway Company
Date: 1888
This Union Pacific Railroad pamphlet advertises cheap, abundant, and good land land available in northern Kansas. The title page describes the northwest region as the most successful farming region of Kansas, well watered, and with the cheapest land.


The seventh annual fair of the Riley County Agricultural Society

The seventh annual fair of the Riley County Agricultural Society
Creator: Russell & Morgan Printing Company
Date: September 11, 1895-September 13, 1895
Produce judging and livestock are featured on this poster for the Riley County fair to be held in Riley, Kansas. Activities include an industrial exhibition, amusements, a ladies' department, poultry exhibit, horses racing, live music, as well as fruit, floral, and vegetable displays. Fair officials are listed as Jesse White, president, and H.A. Ames, secretary.


The seventh annual fair of the Riley County Agricultural Society

The seventh annual fair of the Riley County Agricultural Society
Creator: Russell & Morgan Printing Company
Date: September 11, 1895-September 13, 1895
Horse racing and produce judging are featured on this poster advertising the Riley County fair in Riley, Kansas. Featured activities include an industrial exhibition, amusements, a ladies' department, poultry exhibit, horses racing, live music, as well as fruit, floral, and vegetable displays. Fair officials are listed as Jesse White, president, and H.A. Ames, secretary.


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