Browse Items (2 total) Tags: Barnes Browse All Browse by Tag Search Items Sort by: TitleCreatorDate Added Barnes, Washington County The author creates a charming portrait of the town of Barnes, Kansas. She uses documents as well as oral interviews to tell the delightful history of the town. Tags: A.S. Barnes, automobile, B, Barnes, Barnes Carnival, baseball, business district, Caroline Tanner, church socials, Coon Creek, Washington County Parallel, Washington County 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… Tags: Barnes, Civil War, Clamor A. Johmsmeyer, First Standard Parallel, Flint Hills, Keegan Messer, KS-9 highway, Lincoln Township, Mayday Township, Missouri Pacific Railroad, Ober, Parallel, Parallel School, Riley County, Washington County, Waterville Fancy Creek Evangelical United Brethren Church, William Pickett Featured Item The Legacy of Metz Farms in Sumner County, Kansas: 1870-2000 This paper details the history of Kansas as it relates to the farms owned by members of the Metz family.