Kansas 1874: Triumphs, Tragedies, and Transitions

Kansas 1874: Triumphs, Tragedies, and Transitions

by Robert Collins
     
 

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"Kansas, 1874" recounts the interesting and important events of that tumultous year.

1874 in the Sunflower State was a time of the Wild West and of Indian attacks, but also of a rising poet and debates on temperance. It was the year the Mennonites first arrived, and when Abilene's T. C. Henry began to promote winter wheat as a good crop for Kansas farmers. Few other

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"Kansas, 1874" recounts the interesting and important events of that tumultous year.

1874 in the Sunflower State was a time of the Wild West and of Indian attacks, but also of a rising poet and debates on temperance. It was the year the Mennonites first arrived, and when Abilene's T. C. Henry began to promote winter wheat as a good crop for Kansas farmers. Few other years in state history show Kansas in its transition from part of the frontier to its own identity so clearly.

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ISBN-13:
9781456399276
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
12/07/2010
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.38(d)

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