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Sources About Kansas History

GENERAL:

Andreas, Alfred. History of the State of Kansas: Containing a Full
Account of Its Growth. 1976.

Anderson, George L., ed. History of Kansas. Lawrence: Extramural
Independent Study Center, University of Kansas, 1974.

Armitage, Katie, et. al. Making Do Without: Kansas in the Great
Depression. Lawrence: University of Kansas, 1983.

Bader, Robert Smith. The Great Kansas Bond Scandal. Lawrence: Regents
Press of Kansas, 1982.

Barrington, F.H. Kansas Day: Containing a Brief History of Kansas and a
Collection by Kansas Authors with other Miscellaneous Matter Pertaining to
Kansas. Topeka: Geo. W. Crane & Co., 1892.

Baughman, Robert W. Kansas in Maps. Topeka: Kansas State Historical
Society, 1961.

Bright, John D., ed. Kansas: The First Century, Vol. I and II. New York:
Lewis Historical Publishing, 1956.

Carl, M. Hildalita, sister. Kansas History as Seen in the Works of
Margaret Hill McCarter. Seneca, Ks.: The Courier-Tribune Press, 1938.

Carman, Justice Neale. Foreign-Language Units of Kansas. Lawrence:
Regents Press of Kansas, 1962-1974.

Check List of Kansas Imprints, 1854-1876. Topeka: WPA Historical Records
Survey Project, 1939; rpt., Kraus Reprint Corp., 1964.

Chronology and Documentary Handbook of the State of Kansas.
Dobbs Ferry, N.Y.: Oceana Publications, 1978.

Clugston, W.G. Rascals in Democracy. New York: R.R. Smith, 1940.

Cochran, Mary E. A Bibliography of Kansas History, Bibliography, and
Fiction. Pittsburg, Ks.: Pittcraft, 1965.

Connelley, William E. History of Kansas State and People: Kansas at the
First Quarter Post of the Century. Chicago: The American Historical
Society, 1928.
____________. A Standard History of Kansas and Kansans. Chicago: Lewis,
1918.

Davis, Kenneth S. Kansas: A Bicentennial History. New York: Norton,
1976.
____________. Kansas: A History. New York: Norton, 1984.
Dedication of the Cyrus K. Holliday Plaque, Santa Fe Station, Topeka,
Kansas, April 3, 1949.

Directory of Historical and Genealogical Societies in Kansas. Topeka:
Kansas State Historical Society, 1983.

Einsel, Mary. Kansas, the Priceless Prairie. Coldwater, Ks.: M. Einsel,
1976.

Eyer, Benjamin. Birds of Kansas. Topeka: Crane & Company, 1900.

Federal Writers' Project. Kansas. Kansas, A Guide to the Sunflower State.
New York: The Viking Press, 1939.

Freeman, G.D. Midnight and Noonday, Or, The Incidental History of Southern
Kansas and the Indian Territory, 1871-1890. Norman: University of
Oklahoma Press, c. 1984.

Fuson, Benjamin. Centennial Bibliography of Kansas Literature, 1854-1961,
prepared in Correlation with a Centennial Literacy Map of Kansas,
1861-1961. Salina, Ks.: Kansas Wesleyan University Print Shop, 1961.

Gaeddert, G. Raymond. The Birth of Kansas. Lawrence: University of
Kansas, 1940.

Gihon, John H. Geary and Kansas. Philadelphia: J.H.C. Whiting, 1857.

Gleed, Charles S., ed. The Kansas Memorial, a Report of the Old Settlers'
Meeting Held at Bismarck Grove, Kansas, September 15 and 16, 1879. Kansas
City, Mo.: Press of Ramsey, Millett and Huson, 1880.

Guise, Byron. An Affair with the Past: From the Otoes to the Astronauts.
Marysville, Ks.: 197-?

Hale, Edward Everett. Kansas and Nebraska. Freeport, N.Y.: Books for
Libraries Press, 1972.

Ham, George E. and Robin Higham, eds. The Rise of the Wheat State: A
History of Kansas Agriculture, 1861-1986.
Manhattan, Ks: Sunflower University Press, 1987.

Having Wonderful Time: Topeka in Postcard 1907-1914. Topeka: Shawnee
County Historical Society, 197-?

Hawley, Lorene A. Kansas Imprints, 1854-1876: A Supplement. Topeka:
Kansas State Historical Society, 1958.

Hazelrigg, Clara. A New History of Kansas: Designed Expressly for Use in
Public Schools. Topeka: Crane & Co., 1895.
 

Haywood, C. Robert. Trails South: The Wagon Road Economy in the Dodge
City-Panhandle Region. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1986.

Heaston, Michael. Trails of Kansas, A Bibliography. Dodge City, Ks.:
1969.
Historical Records Survey. Check List of Kansas Imprints, 1854-1876. New
York: Kraus Reprint Corp., 1964.

Historical Sites Survey. Kansas Annual Preservation Program. Topeka:
Kansas State Historical Society, 1972.

Holloway, John N. History of Kansas: from the First Expedition of the
Mississippi Valley to its Admission into the Union. Lafayette, Ind.:
James, Emmons and Co., 1868.

Howes, Charles C. This Place Called Kansas. Norman: University of
Oklahoma Press, 1952.

Humphrey, Mary. The Squatter Sovereign, or Kansas in the '50s. Chicago:
Coburn and Newman Publishing Co., 1883.

Isely, Bliss. Four Centuries in Kansas: Unit Studies. Wichita:
McCormick-Mathers, 1936.

____________. The Story of Kansas. Topeka: State of Kansas, 1953.

Johnson, Samuel A. The Battle Cry of Freedom: The New England Emigrant
Aid Company in the Kansas Crusade. Lawrence: University of Kansas Press,
1954.

Kansas Album. Danbury, N.H.: Distributed for the Kansas Banker's
Association by Addison House, 1977.

The Kansas Centennial. Salina: Centennial Press, 1961.

The Kansas Experience in Poetry. Lawrence: University of Kansas Press,
1978.

Kansas Facts: A Yearbook of the State, Vol. I. Topeka: C.P. Beebe, 1928.

Kansas Historical Society. Newspapers on Microfilm and Microform, Kansas
State Historical Society. Topeka, 1985.

The Kansas Immigrants: A Series of Fifty-six Articles on the Ethnic
Heritage of Kansas. Division of Continuing Education, KANU, University of
Kansas, 1983.

Kansas in Color. Lawrence: Published for the Kansas Department of
Economic Development by the University Press of Kansas, c. 1982.

Kansas, Its Power and Its Glory. Edited by Peg Vines. Topeka: J.R.
Peach, c. 1966.

Kansas Literature in Print. Topeka: Washburn Center for Kansas Studies,
c. 1988.

Kansas Pioneers. Topeka: Topeka Genealogical Society, c. 1976.

Kansas Price Raid Commissioner. Report of the Price Raid Commissioner:
Containing complete alphabetical lists of all Union military scrip,
interest certificates, and all claims filed; also all state legislation on
the subject; and the report of the Hardie commission. Topeka: Kansas
Publishing House, 1889.

Kansas State Historical Society, Historic Preservation Dept. Kansas
Preservation Plan: Study Unit on the Period of Exploration and Settlement.
Topeka: Kansas State Historical Society, 1987.

Kansas State Historical Society, Historic Sites Survey. Historic
Preservation in Kansas: The Historical Background. Topeka: 1973.

Kansas and the West: Bicentennial Essays in Honor of Nyle H. Miller.
Topeka: Kansas State Historical Society, 1976.

Karrow, Robert W., Jr. Checklist of Printed Maps of the Middle West to
1900. Boston: G.K. Hall, 1981.

Ketcherside, Norene. What Resources are Available? Topeka: Washburn
University, 1965.

Laman, Russell. Manifest Destiny. Chicago: Henry Regnery Co., c. 1963.
Library of Congress.

Kansas and Nebraska: Centennial of the Territories. Washington, D.C.:
Library of Congress in cooperation with the Kansas
Territorial Centennial Committee and the Nebraska Territorial
Centennial Commission, 1954.

Markley, Walter M. Builders of Topeka. Topeka: Capper Printing Co.,
1934.

McNeal, T.A. When Kansas was Young. Topeka: Capper Publishing, 1934.

Miller, Nyle H. Kansas; a Students' Guide to Localized History. New York:
Bureau of Publications, Teachers College, Columbia University, 1965.

Muilenberg, Grace. Land of the Post Rock: Its Origins, History, and
People. Lawrence: University of Kansas, 1975.

Nevins, Allan. Kansas and the Stream of American Destiny: A Lecture
Delivered at the Kansas Centennial Conference April 30, 1954. Lawrence:
University of Kansas, 1954.

Nottage, James H. Prairie Visions, Art of the American West. Topeka:
Kansas State Historical Society, 1985.

Parker, Nathan Howe. The Kansas and Nebraska Handbook for 1857-8. With a
New and Accurate Map. Boston: J.P. Jewett & Co., 1857.

Phillips, William. The Conquest of Kansas by Missouri and her Allies; a
History of the Troubles in Kansas from the Passage of the Organic Act until
the Close of July 1856. Boston: Phillips, Sampson and Co., 1856.

Polk's Topeka (Shawnee County, Kans.) City Directory. 1926-1987.

Prentis, Noble L. A History of Kansas. Topeka: Caroline Prentis, 1909.

Redpath, James. Handbook to Kansas Territory and the Rocky Mountains Gold
Region; Accompanied by Reliable Maps and

Preliminary Treatise on the Pre-emption Laws of the United States. New
York: J.H. Colton, 1859.

Rich, Everett. The Heritage of Kansas. Lawrence: University of Kansas,
1960.

Richardson, Albert D. Beyond the Mississippi: From the Great River to the
Great Ocean. Life and Adventure on the

Prairies, Mountains, and Prairies, Mountains, and
Pacific Coast 1857-1867. Hartford: Conn: American Publishing Co., 1867.

Richmond, Robert. Kansas: A Land of Contrasts. St. Charles, Mo.: Forum
Press, 1974.

Robinson, Charles. The Kansas Conflict. New York: Harper and Brothers,

Robinson, Sara T.D. Kansas, its Interior and Exterior Life. Boston:
Crosby, Nichol, 1856.

Ropes, Hannah A. Six Months in Kansas. Freeport, NY: Books for Libraries
Press, 1972.

Ruede, Howard. Sod-house Days: Letters from a Kansas Homesteader 1877-78.
Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1983.

Rydjord, John. Kansas Place-Names. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press,
1972.

Scott, Otto J. The Secret Six. New York: Times Books, 1978.

Socolofsky, Homer E. Historical Atlas of Kansas. Norman: University of
Oklahoma Press, 1972.

______________. Kansas History in Graduate Study: a Bibliography of
Theses and Dissertations. Topeka: Kansas State Historical Society, 1970.

Self, Huber. Environment and Man in Kansas: A Geographical Analysis.
Lawrence: Regents Press of Kansas, c. 1978.

Shortridge, James R. Kaw Valley Landscapes: A Guide to Eastern Kansas.
Lawrence: Coronado Press, 1977.

Smyth, Bernard B. Plants and Flowers of Kansas. Topeka: Crane & Company,
1900.

A Souvenir Album of Topeka: "Picturesque And Descriptive." Topeka:
Shawnee County Historical Society, 1980.

Stevenson, Anna B. A Sunflower Sheaf: Stories and Anecdotes of the Early
and Later Days of the Sunflower State. New York: Exposition Press, 1946.

Strate, David Kay. Up from the Prairie. Dodge City: Cultural Heritage
and Arts Center, 1974.

Streeter, Floyd Benjamin. The Kaw: The Heart of a Nation. New York:
Farrar and Rinehart, 1941.

Territorial Kansas: Studies Commemorating the Centennial. Lawrence:
University of Kansas Press, 1954.

Thayer, Eli. A History of the Kansas Crusade. Freeport, NY: Books for
Libraries Press, 1971.

Thompson, Max C. Birds in Kansas. University of Kansas, Museum of Natural
History: Distributed by University Press of Kansas, c. 1989.

Too Good to Keep: A View of the Century from the Pages of Capper's Weekly.
Topeka: Stauffer Communications, 1979.

The United States Biographical Dictionary. Chicago: S. Lewis & Co., 1879.

Welch, G. Murlin. Border Warfare in Southeastern Kansas, 1856-1859.
Pleasanton, KS: Linn County Publishers, 1977.

Whitson, Mose J. Kansas: Its Geography, History and Government. Boston:
Allyn and Bacon, 1959.

Whittemore, Margaret. Historic Kansas, a Centenary Sketchbook. Lawrence:
University of Kansas Press, 1954.

________________. Sketchbook of Kansas Landmarks by Margaret Whittemore.
Topeka: The College Press, 1936.

Wilder, Daniel Webster. The Annals of Kansas. Topeka: G.W. Martin, 1875.

Wilder, Bessie. Bibliography of the Official Publications of Kansas
1854-1958. Lawrence: Governmental Research Center, University of Kansas,
1965.

Zornow, William F. Kansas: A History of the Jayhawk State. Norman:
University of Oklahoma, 1957.
 

POLITICS AND GOVERNMENT:

Anderson, Robert G. Morning Devotions in the Kansas House of
Representatives, During Seven Sessions. Topeka: Kansas State Printer,
1961.

Brownback, Sam. Kansas Agricultural Law. Topeka: Lone Tree Pub. Co., c.
1989.

Cape, William H. An Analysis of the Kansas Legislative Council and Its
Research Department. Lawrence: Governmental Research Center, University
of Kansas, 1963.

Drury, James W. The Government of Kansas. Lawrence: Regents Press of
Kansas, c. 1980.

Guild, Frederic H. Legislative Procedure in Kansas. Lawrence: Bureau of
Government Research, University of Kansas, 1946.

Harder, Marvin Andres. Electoral Politics in Kansas: A Historical
Perspective. Topeka: Capitol Complex Center, University of Kansas, 1983.

Ingalls, John James. A Collection of the Writings of John James Ingalls;
Essays, Addresses, and Orations. Kansas City, MO: Hudson-Kimbery
Publishing Co., 1902.

Kansas Highway Patrol. Kansas Highway Patrol 1937-1987. Topeka: The
Patrol, 1987.

Kansas Insurance Department. Annual Report 1871- . Topeka: Kansas
Insurance Department.

Kansas. Legislature. Senate. Senate and House Journals/Legislature of the
State of Kansas. 33rd Biennial Session: 1943-1985. Topeka: State
Printer, 1943-1985.

LaForte, Robert S. Leaders of Reform: Progressive Republicans in Kansas,
1900-1916. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1974.

McNall, Scott G. The Road to Rebellion: Class Formation and Kansas
Populism 1865-1900. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1988.

Malin, James C. A Concern About Humanity: Notes on Reform, 1872-1912, at
the National and Kansas Levels of Thought. Lawrence: James C. Malin,
1964.

Nugent, Walter T. The Tolerant Populists; Kansas, Populism and Nativism.
Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1963.

Schirmer, Sherry. Milestones: A History of the Kansas Highway Commission
and the Department of Transportation. Topeka: Kansas Department of
Transportation, 1986.

Schruben, Francis W. Kansas in Turmoil, 1930-1936. Columbia: University
of Missouri Press, c. 1969.

Wilder, Bessie. Governmental Agencies of the State of Kansas. Lawrence:
Bureau of Government Research, University of Kansas, 1946.

Wood, Margaret. Memorial of Samuel N. Wood; to which is appended "Wood's
manifesto", his last political address in Kansas. Kansas City, KS:
Hudson-Kimbery Publishing Co., 1892.
 

FRONTIER LIFE:

Aldridge, Reginald. Life on a Ranch; Ranch Notes in Kansas, Colorado, the
Indian Territory, and Northern Texas. New York: Appleton, 1884.

Barry, Louise. The Beginning of the West: Annals of the Kansas Gateway to
the American West, 1540-1854. Topeka: Kansas State Historical Society,
1972.

Burkey, Blaine. Custer, Come at Once. Hays, KS: Thomas More Prep, 1976.

Burright, Orrin. The Sun Rides High: Pioneering Days in Oklahoma, Kansas
and Missouri. Wichita Falls, TX: Nortex Offset Publications, 1973.

Byers, William Newton. Handbook to the Goldfields of Nebraska and Kansas:
Being a Complete Guide to the Gold Regions of the North and South Platte,
and Cherry Creek...Containing Narratives of Trips to and from the Gold
Region in the Years, 1858-59. Chicago: D.B. Cooke, 1859.

Cook, John R. The Border and the Buffalo: An Untold Story of the
Southwest Plains. Chicago: R.R. Donnelley and Sons, 1938.

Dykstra, Robert. The Cattle Towns. New York: Knopf, 1968.

Ebbutt, Percy. Emigrant Life in Kansas. New York: Arno Press, 1975.

Einsel, Mary. Kansas, the Priceless Prairie. Coldwater, KS: M. Einsel,
1976.

Eldridge, Shalor W. Recollections of Early Days in Kansas. Topeka: Kansas
State Historical Society, 1920.

Fernald, Helen. Plow the Dew Under. New York: Longmans, Green, 1952.

Fisher, Hugh Dunn. The Gun and the Gospel; Early Kansas and Chaplain
Fisher. Chicago: Kenwood Press, c. 1896.

Gladstone, Thomas. The Englishman in Kansas; or, Squatter Life and Border
Warfare. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1971.

Houser, Margaret H. A Tale of Three Pioneers. Hays, KS: s.n., 1980.

Hutchinson, Carl. Up From the Sod: Trials and Triumphs of a Pioneer
Family on a Kansas Homestead. Port Charlotte, Fla.: Carl R. Hutchinson,
1981.

Ise, John. Sod and Stubble: The Story of a Kansas Homestead. Lincoln:
University of Nebraska Press, 1967.

Jenkins, Evan Jefferson. The Northern Tier; or, Life Among the Homestead
Settlers. Topeka: G.W. Martin, 1880.

McNeal, Thomas A. When Kansas was Young. Topeka: Capper Publications,
1934.

Mead, James R. Hunting and Trading on the Great Plains, 1859-1875. Norman:
University of Oklahoma Press, 1986.

Miller, Benjamin. Ranch Life in Southern Kansas and the Indian Territory.
New York: Arno Press, 1975.

Miller, Nyle. Why the West was Wild: A Contemporary Look at the Antics of
Some Highly Publicized Kansas Cowtown Personalities. Topeka: Kansas State
Historical Society, 1963.

Miner, Craig. West of Wichita: Settling the High Plains of Kansas,
1865-1890. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, c. 1986.

Rich, Everett, ed. The Heritage of Kansas: Selected Commentaries on Past
Times. Lawrence: University of Kansas Press, 1960.

Roenigk, Adolph. Pioneer History of Kansas. Lincoln, Ks.: A. Roenigk, c.
1933.

Streeter, Floyd Benjamin. Prairie Trails and Cow Towns: The Opening of
the Old West. New York: Devin Adair Co., 1963.
 

COMMUNITIES:

Beckman, Peter. Kansas Monks: A History of St. Benedict's Abbey.
Atchison, KS: Abbey Student Press, c. 1957.

Bird, Roy D. Topeka: An Illustrated History of the Kansas Capital.
Topeka: Baranski Publishing Co., c. 1985.
___________. Witness of the Times: A History of Shawnee County. Topeka:
Shawnee County Historical Society, c. 1976.

Brigham, Lalla. The Story of Council Grove on the Santa Fe Trail. Council
Grove: 1921.

Brooks, Lisa. Comanche County in Pictures. Dallas: Taylor Pub. Co.,
1988.

Brown, Jean M. A History of Kiowa, Old and New, on the Cowboy-Indian
Frontier. Lawrence: House of Usher, c. 1979.

Caldwell, Messenger. The History of Sumner County, Kansas. Dallas: Curtis
Media Corp., 1987.

Carswell, Roger. The Early Years of Osage County. North Newton, KS:
Mennonite Press, 1982.

Chaney, Audrey McMillen. The History of Highland Park. Topeka: H.M. Ives
& Sons, 1978.

Chautauqua County Heritage Association. The History of Chautauqua County,
Kansas. Dallas: Curtis Media Corp., 1987.

Cheyenne County Historical Society. The History of Cheyenne County,
Kansas. Dallas: Curtis Media Corp., 1987.

Connelley, William E. Wyandot Folk-lore. Topeka: Crane & Company, 1899.

County Courthouses in the State of Kansas. Topeka: The Committee, 1966.

Decatur County, Kansas. Lubbock, TX: Specialty Publishing Co., c. 1983.

Faulk, Odie. Dodge City: The Most Western Town of All. New York: Oxford
University Press, 1977.

Fitzgerald, Daniel. Ghost Towns of Kansas.

Giles, F.W. Thirty Years in Topeka: A Historical Sketch. Topeka:
Stauffer Publications, 1960.

Grant County, Kansas. Ulysses, KS: Grant County History
Commission, c. 1982.

Harper, Paul F. Surely It Floweth with Milk and Honey: A History of
Montgomery County, Kansas to 1930.

Independence, KS: Independence Community College Press, c. 1988.

Henderson, Opal. To-day, Beginning, Yesterday: A History of Neosho Falls,
Kansas. Neosho Falls, KS: O.M. and T.L. Henderson, 1981.

Hess, Mary. Anatomy of a Town: Hesston, KS. New York: Carlton Press,
1976.

History of Early Greeley County: A Story of Its Tracks, Trails, and
Tribulations. Tribune, KS: Greeley County Historical Book Committee,
1981.

History of Early Scott County. Scott City, KS: Scott County Historical
Society, c. 1977.

History of Greeley County: A Story of Its People, Pride and Progress.
Tribune, KS: Greeley County Historical Book Committee, c. 1987.

History of Greenwood County, Kansas. Wichita: Josten's Publications, c.
1986.

History of Logan County, Kansas: From Prairie Pioneers to Pioneers of
Progress. Oakley, KS: Logan County Historical Society, c. 1986.

History of Rawlins County, Kansas. Atwood, KS: Rawlins County
Genealogical Society, c. 1988.

History of Woodson County, Kansas. Dallas, TX: Curtis Media Corp., c.
1987.

Hoobler, Dorothy N. And They Called the Site "St. Mary's." St. Mary's KS:
Valley Ho Publishing Company, 1978.

Hope, Holly. Garden City: Dreams in a Kansas Town. Norman: University
of Oklahoma Pres, 1988.

Hunt, Elvid. History of Fort Leavenworth, 1827-1927. Fort Leavenworth,
KS: General Service Schools Press, 1926.

Johnston, J.H. Leavenworth, Beginning to Bicentennial. Leavenworth, KS:
Johnston, c. 1976.

Kansas County History Directory. Prepared by Kansas State Historical
Society for Kansas Committee for the 125th. Topeka: The Society, 1987.

Klintworth, Lawrence. Oil Hill: The Town that Cities Service Built. El
Dorado, KS: Butler County Historical Society, 1977.

Laird, Judith. Argentine, Kansas: The Evolution of a Mexican-American
Community 1905-1940. Ann Arbor, MI: University Microfilms International,
1979.

Lindquist, Emory. Visions for a Valley: Olaf Olsson and the Early History
of Lindsborg. Rock Island, IL: Augustana Historical Society, 1970.

Malin, James C. Doctors, Devils, and the Woman: Fort Scott, Kansas,
1870-1890. Lawrence: Coronado Press, 1975.

Miami County, Kansas. Paola, KS: Miami County Historical Society, 1987.

Miller, William H. The History of Kansas City, Together with a Sketch of
Commercial Resources of the Country which it is Surrounded. Kansas City:
Birdsall and Miller, 1881.

Miner, H. Craig. Wichita: The Early Years, 1865-80. Lincoln: University
of Nebraska Press, c. 1982.

Parker, Martha. Soil of Our Souls; Histories of the Clinton Lake Area
Communities. Lawrence: Coronado Press, 1976.

Pride, W.F. The History of Fort Riley. Fort Riley, KS: Cavalry School,
Book Department, c. 1926.

Richards, Ralph. The Forts of Fort Scott and the Fateful Borderland.
Kansas City, MO: Lowell Press, c. 1976.

Scott County, Kansas: Celebrating 100 Years, 1886-1986. Scott City, KS:
Scott County Centennial Commission, 1986.

Simmons, James R. Ogallah from Wagon Trails to Contrails. Ogallah, KS:
J.R. Simmons, 1979.

Stanton County, Kansas 1887-1987. The History Book Committee, S.I., s.n.,
1987.

Stevens County History Association. The History of Stevens County and Its
People. Hugoton, KS: Stevens County History Association, c. 1979.

Thies, Randall. Arrowhead Island: A Middle Woodland Village in East
Central Kansas. S.I., s.n., 1985.

Turnbull, Roderick. Maple Hill Stories. Kansas City, MO: Lowell Press.
______________. More Maple Hill Stories. Kansas City, MO: Lowell Press,
c. 1974.

Vestal, Stanley. Queen of Cowtowns, Dodge City: "The Wickedest Little
City in America." New York: Harper, 1952.

Wallace, Douglass. Witness of the Times: A History of Shawnee County.
Topeka: Shawnee County Historical Society, Shawnee County American
Revolution Bicentennial Commission, 1976.

Wiebe, Raymond. Hillsboro, the City on the Prairie. Hillsboro, KS:
MultiBusiness Press, 1985.

Wilson County, Kansas: People of the South Wind. Compiled by Lela J.
Tindle. Dallas, TX: Curtis Media Corp., c. 1988.

Wortman, Julie. Legacies, Kansas' Older County Courthouses. Topeka:
Kansas State Historical Society, 1981.

Wooster, Lyman D. Fort Hays Kansas State College: An Historical Story.
Hays, KS: 1961.

Wright, Robert M. Dodge City: The Cowboy Capital and the Great Southwest.
New York: Arno Press, 1975.

Youst, Nellie Snyder. Medicine Lodge: The Story of a Kansas Frontier
Town. Chicago: Sage Books, c. 1970.
 

CIVIL WAR:

The Border Ruffian Code in Kansas. New York: Tribune Office, 1856.

Brewerton, George. The War in Kansas. New York: Books for Libraries
Press, 1971.

Brownlee, Richard. Gray Ghosts of the Confederacy: Guerrilla Warfare in
the West 1861-1865. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1958.

Buresh, Lamir. October 25th and the Battle of Mine Creek. Kansas City,
MO: Lowell Press, 1977.

Castel, Albert. A Frontier State at War: Kansas, 1861-1865. Ithaca, NY:
Cornell University Press, 1958.

Connelley, William. Quantrill and the Border Wars. Cedar Rapids, IA: The
Torch Press, 1910; rpt. New York: Pageant Book Co., 1956.

Decker, Eugene. A Selected, Annotated Bibliography of Sources in the
Kansas State Historical Society Pertaining to Kansas in the Civil War.
Emporia: Kansas State Teachers College, 1961.

Edwards, John Newman. Noted Guerrillas. Dayton, OH: Morningside
Bookshop, 1976.

Kansas Adjutant General. Report of the Adjutant General of the State of
Kansas 1861-1865. Leavenworth: Bulletin Cooperative Printing Co., 1867.

Monaghan, Jay. Civil War on the Western Border, 1854-1865. Boston:
Little, Brown, 1955; rpt. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1985.

Nicholas, Alice. Bleeding Kansas. New York: Oxford University Press,
1954.

Rawley, James A. Race and Politics: "Bleeding Kansas" and the Coming of
the Civil War. Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1969.

Ray, P. Orman. The Repeal of the Missouri Compromise: Its Origin and
Authorship. Boston: J.S. Canner, 1965.

Seward, William. The Admission of Kansas: Speech of William H. Seward of
New York Delivered in the Senate of the United States. Seattle: The
Shorey Book Store, 1965.

Spring, Leverett. Kansas: The Prelude to the War for the Union. Boston:
Houghton, Mifflin, 1885.

Steele, James W. The Battle of the Blue of the Second Regiment K.S.M.,
October 22, 1864. The Fight, the Captivity, the Escape as Remembered by
Survivors and Commemorated by the Gage Monument at Topeka, Kansas.
W.T.P.A., 1896.

Sumner, Charles. The Crime Against Kansas, the Apologies for the Crime,
the True Remedy; Speech of Hon. Charles Sumner in the Senate of the United
States, 19th and 20th May, 1856. Boston: John P. Jewett and Co., 1856.
 

AUTOBIOGRAPHIES AND BIOGRAPHIES:

Allyn, Joseph Pratt. West by Southwest: Letters of Joseph Pratt Allyn, a
Traveller Along the Santa Fe Trail, 1863. Dodge City: Kansas Heritage
Center, 1984.

Baldwin, Sara A. Illustriana Kansas; Biographical Sketches of Kansas Men
and Women of Achievement Who Have Been Awarded Life Membership in Kansas
Illustriana Society. Hebron, NE: Illustriana Incorporated, 1933.

Blackmar, Frank W. The Life of Charles Robinson, the First State Governor
of Kansas. Topeka: Crane and Co., 1902.

Blue Book of Topeka 1910. Topeka: Biographical Research Association,
1911?

Bright, John D. The First Century; Family and Personal History, Vol. III
and IV. New York: Lewis Historical Pub., 1956.

Brown, George Washington. Reminiscences of Governor R.J. Walker; With the
True Story of the Rescue of Kansas from Slavery.
Rockford, IL: The Author, 1902.
_______________. The Truth at Last. History Corrected.
Reminiscences of Old John Brown. Rockford, IL: A.E. Smith, 1880.

Castel, Albert. William Clarke Quantrill: His Life and Times. New York:
F. Fell, 1962.

Connelley, William Elsey. James Henry Lane, the Grim Chieftain of Kansas.
Topeka: Crane, 1899.

_______________. The Life of Preston B. Plumb, 1837-1891, United States
Senator from Kansas for the Fourteen Years from 1877 to 1891, "A Pioneer of
the Progressive Movement in America." Chicago: Browne & Howell Co., 1913.

Eldridge, Shalor. Recollections of Early Days in Kansas. Topeka: Kansas
State Historical Society, 1920.

Farnsworth, Martha. Plains Woman: The Diary of Martha Farnsworth,
1882-1922. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, c. 1986.

Galvani, William. Rolla Clymer, Poet of the Flint Hills. El Dorado:
Butler County Historical Society, 1984.

Jones, Billy M. Dane Grey Hansen: Titan of Northwest Kansas, 1883-1965.
Wichita State University, 1982.

______________. Olive White Garvey: Humanitarian, Corporate Executive,
Uncommon Citizen. Wichita: Center for Entrepreneurship, College of
Business Administration, Wichita State University, 1985.

King, James L., ed. History of Shawnee County, Kansas, and Representative
Citizens. Chicago: Richmond and Arnold, 1905.

Lawrence, William. Life of Amos A. Lawrence, with Extracts from his Diary
and Correspondence. Boston: Houghton, Mifflin, 1888.
 

Litvin, Martin. The Journey: The First Full-length Documented Biography
of the American-Jewish Freedom Fighter who Rode with John Brown in Kansas.
Galesburg, IL: Galesburg Historical Society, 1981.

______________. The Young Mary: 1817-1861; Early Years of Mother
Bickerdyke, America's Florence Nightingale and Patron Saint of Kansas.
Galesburg, IL: Log City Books, 1976.

Malin, James. John Brown and the Legend of Fifty-six. Philadelphia:
American Philosophical Society, 1942.

McCollum, Elmer. From Kansas Farm Boy to Scientist: The Autobiography of
Elmer Verner McCollum. Lawrence: University of Kansas Press, 1964.

McCoy, Donald. Landon of Kansas. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press,
1966.

Miller, Nyle. Great Gunfighters of the Kansas Cowtowns, 1867-1886.
Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1967.

Palmer, Frederick. This Man Landon: The Record and Career of Governor
Alfred M. Landon of Kansas. New York: Dodd, Mead, 1936.

Plummer, Mark. Frontier Governor; Samuel J. Crawford of Kansas. Lawrence:
University Press of Kansas, 1971.

Ruede, Howard. Sod-house Days: Letters from a Kansas Homesteader,
1877-78. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1983.

Smith, Marguerite E. Pioneer Heritage: The Smith Family: A
Biographical-Autobiographical Story. New York: Vantage Press, c. 1977.

Speer, John. Life of General James H. Lane, the Liberator of Kansas.
Garden City, KS: J. Speer, printer, 1896.

Stahl, Frank. One-Way Ticket to Kansas: The Autobiography of Frank M.
Stahl As Told by Margaret Whittemore. Lawrence: University of Kansas
Press, 1959.

Stratton, Joanna. Pioneer Women: Voices from the Kansas Frontier. New
York: Simon and Schuster, c. 1980.

Three Years on the Kansas Border; In Perils by Mine Own Countrymen. By a
clergyman of the Episcopal Church. New York: Miller, Orton & Mulligan, c.
1856.

Treadway, William Eugene. Cyrus K. Holliday, a Documentary Biography.
Topeka: Kansas State Historical Society, 1979.

United States Biographical Dictionary. Kansas Volume: Containing
accurately compiled Biographical Sketches, into which is woven the History
of the State and its Leading Interests. Chicago: S. Lewis and Company, 1879.

Walbridge, Caroline. Ranchorama and Louie C. Walbridge; an Illustrated
Story of Profile Ranch and the Owner. Russell, KS: The Russell Record,
1966.

Wilson, Don W. Governor Charles Robinson of Kansas. Lawrence: University
Press of Kansas, c. 1975.
 

MINORITIES:

Athearn, Robert. In Search of Canaan: Black Migration to Kansas, 1879-80.
Lawrence: Regents Press of Kansas, 1978.

Bruce, Janet. The Kansas City Monarchs: Champions of Black Baseball.
Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1985.

Cornish, Dudley. Kansas Negro Regiments in the Civil War. Topeka: State
of Kansas Commission on Civil Rights, 1969.

Cox, Thomas C. Blacks in Topeka, Kansas, 1865-1915: A Social History.
Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, c. 1982.

DeVoe, Carrie. Legends of the Kaw: the Folklore of the Indians of the
Kansas River Valley. Kansas City, MO: Franklin Hudson, 1904.

Kansas State Historical Society. Historical Site Survey. Black Historical
Sites, a Beginning Point. Topeka: 1977.

Miner, H. Craig. The End of Indian Kansas: A Study of Cultural
Revolution, 1854-1871. Lawrence: Regents Press of Kansas, 1978.

New England Emigrant Aid Company. Two tracts for the times. The one
entitled "Negro-slavery No Evil," by B.F. Stringfellow of Missouri. The
other, an answer to the inquiry "Is It Expedient to Introduce Slavery into
Kansas?" by D.R. Goodloe of North Carolina. Boston: Mudge and Son,
printer, 1855.

Painter, Nell. Exodusters: Black Migration to Kansas after
Reconstruction. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1986.

Robb, John M. The Black Coal Miner of Southeast Kansas. Topeka: State of
Kansas Commission on Civil Rights, 1969.

Schwendemann, Glen. Nicodemus: Negro Haven on the Solomon. Topeka: State
of Kansas Commission on Civil Rights, 1971.

Tower, Philo. Slavery Unmasked. New York: Negro Universities Press,
1969.

Unrau, William. The Kansa Indians; A History of the Wind People,
1673-1873. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1971.

United States Department of the Interior. Promised Land on the Solomon:
Black Settlement at Nicodemus, Kansas. Washington, D.C.: Supt. of Docs.,
U.S. G.P.O., 1986.
 

BUSINESS/PROFESSIONAL:

Amos, Eugene, ed. Kansas Funeral Profession: Through the Years Since
1858. Shawnee Mission, KS: Kansas Funeral Directors Association, 1983.

Anderson, George LaVerne. Kansas West. (Pacific Railway Company) San
Marino, CA: Golden West Books, 1963.

Crimmins, Harold. A History of the Kansas Central Railway, 1871-1935.
Emporia, KS: Graduate Division of the Kansas State Teachers College, 1954.

Crippen, Waldo. The Kansas Pacific Railroad: A Cross Section of an Age of
Railroad Building. New York: Arno Press, 1981.

History of Kansas Newspapers. Topeka: Kansas State Printing Plant, W.R.
Smith, state printer, 1916.

Kerr, John Leeds. Destination Topolobampo; the Kansas City, Mexico and
Orient Railway. San Marino, CA: Golden West Books, 1968.

Kirkwood, Roger, ed. The Story of Banking in Kansas. Topeka: Kansas
Bankers Association, 1981.

Miller, Nyle. Kansas in Newspapers. Topeka: Kansas State Historical
Society, 1963.

Nelson, Edward. The Company and the Community. Lawrence: Bureau of
Business Research, School of Business, University of Kansas, c. 1956.

Records of Washburn College, 1881-1926. Partial Contents: Minutes of the
faculty meetings of the Kansas Medical College, October 21, 1889-May 29,
1913--Kansas Medical College correspondence, 1903-1913.

Richmond, Robert, ed. Requisite Learning and Good Moral Character: A
History of the Kansas Bench and Bar. Topeka: Kansas Bar Association,
1982.

Sheridan, Richard. An Economic History, 1500-1900. Lawrence: School of
Business, Bureau of Business Research, University of Kansas, 1956.

Union Pacific Railroad Company. Kansas Industrial Properties. Omaha:
Union Pacific Railroad, 1945.

Weston, W., ed., Weston's Guide to the Kansas Pacific Railway, containing a
full and reliable description of the cities and towns...from Kansas City,
Mo. and Leavenworth, Kansas, to Denver, Colorado. Kansas City, Mo.:
Bulletin Steam Print and Engraving House, 1872.
 

RELIGION:

Correll, Charles. A Century of Congregationalism in Kansas: 1854-1954.
Topeka: Congregational Christian Conference, c. 1953.

Dougherty, J.G. General Association of Congregational Ministers and
Churches of Kansas. Memorial Volume; being historical papers, read at the
General Association of Congregational Ministers and Churches of Kansas,
semi-centennial session, Lawrence, Kansas, June 14-18, 1904. Lawrence:
1904.

Holter, Don W. Fire on the Prairie; Methodism in the History of Kansas.

Hymowitz, Kay. The Spirit Unconsumed: A History of the Topeka Jewish
Community. Topeka: Temple Beth Sholom, 1979.

Linquist, Emory. The Protestant Church in Kansas: An Annotated
Bibliography. Wichita: University of Wichita, 1956.
 

ARCHEOLOGY:

Lees, William. Jotham Meeker's Farmstead: Historical Archeology at the
Ottawa Baptist Mission, Kansas. Topeka: Kansas State Historical Society,
1986.

Marshall, James. The Archeology of the Elk City Reservoir: A Local
Archeological Sequence in Southeast Kansas. Topeka: Kansas State
Historical Society, 1972.

O'Brien, Patricia. Archeology in Kansas. Lawrence: University of Kansas,
1984.

Schmits, Larry. Archeological and Geological Investigations at the Coffee
Site, Tuttle Creek Lake, Kansas: Final Report. Lawrence: University of
Kansas, Museum of Anthropology, 1981.

Wedel, Waldo. Archeological Remains in Central Kansas and Their Possible
Bearing on the Location of Quivira. City of Washington: The Smithsonian
Institution, 1942.

Williams, Barry. 14CT347: A Burned Rock Complex of Southeastern Kansas.
Topeka: Kansas State Historical Society, 1988.

Wilmeth, Roscoe. Excavations in the Pomona Reservoir. Topeka: Kansas
State Historical Society, 1970.

Witty, Thomas. Four Archeological Sites of the Perry Lake, Kansas. Topeka:
Kansas State Historical Society, 1983.

_____________. Salvage Archeology of the John Redmond Lake, Kansas.
Topeka: Kansas State Historical Society, 1980.

_____________. The Woods: Avery and Streeter Archeological Sites, Milford
Reservoir, Kansas. Topeka: Kansas State Historical Society, 1963.
 

GENEALOGY:

Kansas Pioneers. Topeka: Topeka Genealogical Society, 1976.

Robertson, Clara H. Kansas Territorial Settlers of 1860, who were born in
Tennessee, Virginia, and South Carolina: a compilation with Historical
Annotations and Editorial Comment. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing
Co., 1976.

Wiebe, Raymond. The John Frantz People, from Poland to Central Kansas.
Wichita: Wiebe, 1979.
 

PICTORIAL:

Hamil, James. Return to Kansas. Lawrence: Southwind Press, 1984.

Ikenberry, Larry. Kansas Past: A Photographic Essay of the Great Plains
of Western Kansas. Olympia, WA: Cascade Photographics, 1979.

Johnston, J. Early Leavenworth and Fort Leavenworth: A Photographic
History. Leavenworth, KS: Johnston, 1977.

Lyle, Wes. Kansas Impressions: Photographs and Words. Lawrence:
University Press of Kansas, 1972.

Miller, Nyle. Kansas, a Pictorial History by Nyle H. Miller, Edgar
Langsdorf and Robert W. Richmond. Topeka: Kansas Centennial Commission,
1961.
____________. Kansas -- the 34th Star: a Photographic Treasury of Kansas
issued in Commemoration of the American Bicentennial. Topeka: The Society, 1976.

Weathers, Ginny. Discover Kansas: The Light, the Land, the Living.
Topeka: Image Press; Verona, NJ: Unicorn Pub. House, c. 1983.

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