Browse Items (1 total) Tags: dugouts Browse All Browse by Tag Search Items Sort by: TitleCreatorDate Added Mahaska, Washington County The author uses newspaper articles and historic documents to retell the history of the once bustling town of Mahaska. He also connects larger national events to the causes of Mahaska's decline. Tags: "Initial Point", "Weat Eighties", A.M. Allredge, automobile, Blake Berryhill, Bonham, Burchen Beeson, C.H. Coonrod, Col. G.E. Stowe, Dick Westwick, Dollie Bonham, dugouts, E.A. Moorhead, E.A. Woodman, frontier town, immigrant trains, Isaiah Bonham, John Deegan, M, Mahaska, Mahaska Leader, Mormon Trail, Oregon Trail, Railroad, Rock Island Railroad, Union Township, Washington County, westward expansion, White Swan, William Newton 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.