Writing Credits & Resources

Kansas Capitol in Topeka by Tony Webster, Wikimedia

Kansas Capitol in Topeka by Tony Webster, Wikimedia

Written Materials:

Blackmar, Frank W.; Kansas: A Cyclopedia of State History, Vol I; Standard Publishing Company, Chicago, IL 1912.
Connelley, William E.; A Standard History of Kansas and Kansans, Lewis, Chicago, 1918.
Cutler, William G; History of Kansas; A. T. Andreas, Chicago, IL, 1883.
Dugan, Mark; Bandit Years; Sunstone Press, Santa Fe, NM, 2007.
Dreiling, B.M.; Golden Jubilee of the German-Russian Settlements of Ellis & Rush Counties, Kansas, Ellis County News; Hays, Kansas, 1926.
Egan, Timothy; Amid Dying Towns of Rural Plains, One Makes a Stand; New York Times; December 1, 2003.
Federal Writer’s Project; Kansas, A Guide to the Sunflower State; Viking Press, New York, 1939.
Fearon, Peter; Kansas in the Great Depression: Work Relief, the Dole, and Rehabilitation; University of Missouri Press, 2007.
Fitzgerald, Daniel; Ghost Towns of Kansas; University Press of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas; 1988.
Glassman, Stephen J.; It Happened on the Santa Fe Trail; Globe Pequot Press, Guilford, CT; 2008.
Spring, Leverett; The Prelude To The War For The Union, State University, Lawrence, Kansas, 1885.


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