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- Tags: Leavenworth County
Tags: Bishop John Miege, Buffalo Bill, Catholic mission, Father Hoecken, Father Van Quickenborn, floods, Fort de Cavagnial, French, fur trade, Isaac Cody, Josiah Elliott, K, Kickapoo, Kickapoo Indians, Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Lewis & Clark expedition, Major M.P. Rively, Major Robert Wilson, Missouri River, post office, pro-slavery, rival towns, Sacred Heart, steam ferry, trading post, Weston, William F. Cody, Zach Baker
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