Collection of materials from the University of Kansas Libraries devoted to railway activity in the state from 1860 to 1890.
Orphan Trains of Kansas
Tells the story of the 5,000-6,000 children that were placed in Kansas homes between 1867 and 1930.
Historic Forts of Western Kansas
Fort Hays, Fort Larned, and Fort Dodge, three historic frontier forts in Western Kansas which all worked together in the 1860s and are now historic tourism sites.