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This photograph shows a class from Lane University in Lecompton, Kansas. The school was founded in 1865 by Reverend Solomon Weaver, the first president, and was named after U.S. Senator James H. Lane. In 1902 Lane University was united with Campbell University to form Campbell College. The parents of former president Dwight D. Eisenhower met at Lane University as students. Today the building is a museum known as Lane University & Territorial Capital Museum. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Date: Between 1892 and 1893

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Item Number: 228985
Call Number: FK2. D4 Le.76 LU *1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 228985

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