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Eighty thousand Kansans served in World War I; 227,000 in World War II. We pay tribute to all Kansas soldiers by telling the story of Kansan James Clark Hughes. He served from... details>>
Now on view at the Wabaunsee County Historical Society Museum in Alma. A graphic exhibit of maps, photographs and paintings illustrating a timeline of events in the western... details>>
Laura Ingalls Wilder said, "Home is the nicest word there is." What if your town or home is no longer there? Explore Flint Hills hidden places and tell us what "Going Home"... details>>
The Becker Archive in Boston, Massachusetts, contains approximately 650 previously undocumented drawings by Joseph Becker and his colleagues, nineteenth-century artists who... details>>
Glenn North, The Black Archives Director of Education and Public Programs, was recently appointed inaugural Poet Laureate of the 18th & Vine Historic District. His first... details>>
As one of only two sites in Kansas commemorating the 150th Anniversary of Civil War events, the museum is pleased to present open invitations to our two day event and encampment (Friday is education day, with local schools, but the public is welcome to visit). The free event will be held on the 150th anniversary of Quantrill's arrival in Baxter Springs and the eventual massacre of almost 100 Union soldiers and sympathizers. See this calendar for special events listings throughout the weekend.
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