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The Quivira Historical Society of Alma, Wabaunsee County, Kansas 1901-1912

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This exploration of the amateur history and archaeological organization, the
Quivira Society, was a semester-long KSU intern project involving a…

The End of an Old Enemy: Smallpox in Clay County, Kansas, 1900-1925

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This study analyzes the cases of smallpox in Clay County, Kansas, between the years of 1900-1925. Evidence suggests proactive prevention methods were…

Pearl Opera House: Phantom of the Flint Hills, Alta Vista, Wabaunsee County, Kansas, 1880s-1970s

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This study traces the introduction of an opera house to the small town of Alta Vista, Kansas and follows it until its closing. This highlights the…