Labette County, Kansas (Then & Now Series)

Labette County, Kansas (Then & Now Series)

by Mike Brotherton, David Mattox
     
 


Labette County, located in the Neosho River Valley of southeast Kansas, is home to eight cities, each rich in history. The story of Labette County is the story of French fur traders, Indian treaties, Civil War veterans, homesteaders, and railroad magnates--the people and events that transformed a prairie wilderness and shaped the county's future. Mike Brotherton… See more details below

Overview


Labette County, located in the Neosho River Valley of southeast Kansas, is home to eight cities, each rich in history. The story of Labette County is the story of French fur traders, Indian treaties, Civil War veterans, homesteaders, and railroad magnates--the people and events that transformed a prairie wilderness and shaped the county's future. Mike Brotherton and Dave Mattox are board members of the Parsons Historical Society Museum and authors of Images of America: Parsons.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780738582924
Publisher:
Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date:
09/19/2011
Series:
Then and Now Series
Pages:
96
Sales rank:
1,522,466
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author


Mike Brotherton and Dave Mattox are board members of the Parsons Historical Society Museum and authors of Images of America: Parsons. Comparing our present to our past is how we understand our history. Arcadia's Then & Now series makes such local comparisons available. Books in this series offer a special view of American life by placing historical images side by side with contemporary photographs.

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