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  • 9/11/2018 9:00:00 AM  |  Topeka, KS

    Chisholm Trail: Driving the American West, 1867-2017 Special Exhibit

    The Chisholm Trail fundamentally changed the American West, from the beginnings of the cattle industry to the birth of the American Cowboy. Learn about the founding fathers, Jesse Chisholm and Joseph McCoy. Discover how the cowboy became a folk hero through stories, songs, and film clips. A collaboration between Symphony in the Flint Hills and Flint Hills Design with major sponsorship from Lost Trail Soda....details >>

  • 9/11/2018 12:00:00 PM  |  Kansas City, MO

    A Country Divided: The Legacy of Slavery in Missouri and the US

    Join us for a conversation with Joseph McGill, founder of the Slave Dwelling Project, for an audience-directed conversation about the slavery and its legacy. We will also be joined by Diane Mutti-Burke, Director of UMKC’s Center for Midwestern Studies and author of On Slavery’s Border: Missouri’s Small-Slaveholding Households 1815-1865....details >>

  • 9/11/2018 6:30:00 PM  |  Shawnee, KS

    From Flintbloc to Enbloc: Historic Infantry Weapons and Field Equipment 1812 – 1945

    Come explore the long arms carried by the American foot soldier from 1812 – 1945, and learn about the related field equipment needed to maintain and serve the weapons. From flintlock muskets to Enbloc clips, learn about the historic technologies available from the early Republic to the WW II “arsenal of democracy” era. Infantry small arms will be the focus (along with a couple surprises thrown in), with many period examples being available for class participants to see first-hand. The class w...details >>

  • 9/11/2018 7:00:00 PM  |  Lawrence, KS

    Journalism and Politics Lecture: the Kansas Midterms

    Election Day may provide one of the state’s most fascinating midterm cycles in recent memory. Guests can get an inside look at some seats in play. A panel of Kansas journalists discuss covering midterm elections, highlight key races across the state and predict what might happen on Election Day. Panelists include Mary Clarkin of the Hutchinson News, Jim McLean of the Kansas News Service, Caroline Sweeney of KCTV5 and Hunter Woodall of the Kansas City Star....details >>

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