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You're so Vane (You Probably Think This is About You): The Provenance of the Dave Redmon Postcard Collection
Tags: Dave Redmon, Frank Williams, Griffin Page, Harold Vane Brown, Kansas City Star, Kansas Historical Quarterly, Lawrence, Manhattan, Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad, Ogden, Parsons, Parsons High School, Pierce Oil Company, Pittsburg Morning Sun, Postcard collection, University of Kansas, Vernus Lanham, World War I
While never officially incorporated, it is a community with a curious history that survives even now.
This exhibit uses field work, photographs, interviews, written histories,…
Tags: 1966 Tornados, Alexandria Township, Delaware Indian Reserve, Doc and William Mason, Highway 24-40, Isaiah Lowe, Jarbalo, Jarbalo Methodist Church, Jarbalo Rural High School, John Wright, Kansas City, Lawrence, Leavenworth County, Leavenworth Topeka & Southwestern Railway, Mallory Harrell, Opliger Grocery Store, Stranger Creek, Stranger Valley Grange, Stranger Valley School, Thamar Barnett, Tonganoxie, Vigus Garage, Wright's Station
Murdock, Kansas, started out as New Murdock in 1884 and underwent a name change in 1910. Today Murdock is a quiet community of about 375 residents.