Browse Items (1 total) Tags: Big Timber Creek Browse All Browse by Tag Search Items Sort by: TitleCreatorDate Added Liebenthal, Rush County Jacob Herrman founded the land in Rush County, Kansas that came to be known as Liebenthal. The village of Liebenthal still stands today as the proud religious community ithas always been, but it has gotten considerably smaller. It is most likely… Tags: Big Timber Creek, Chad Miller, Fr. Rudolph Stollenwerk, Homestead Act, Jacob Herrman, Liebenthal, Lucille Dechant, Rev. George Herrman, Volga-German Featured Item Eureka Lake, Riley County This paper examines the history of Eureka Lake, a short lived resort southwest of Manhattan, Kansas.