Parallel, Washington County

Title

Parallel, Washington County

Subject

A Tale of Two Counties: Parallel, Kansas, 1863-1854

Description

The town of Parallel existed in Lincoln Township, Washington County, Kansas. Its unique geography included being located along the border between Washington and Riley County. The town officially existed until 1905 but continued to have residents until at least the 1950s. To create this sketch of Parallel, the author used business records, on-site photography, and research at Washington County Historical Society.

Creator

Keegan Messer

Publisher

Chapman Center for Rural Studies

Date

Fall 2016

Contributor

Kansas State University

Rights

Chapman Center for Rural Studies

Format

PDF

Language

English

Files

Parallel, Washington County.jpg
Parallel, Washington County.pdf

Citation

Keegan Messer, “Parallel, Washington County,” Chapman Center Research Collections, accessed June 27, 2017, http://ccrsresearchcollections.omeka.net/items/show/178.

Geolocation

Social Bookmarking

Document Viewer