Webster, Rooks County

Title

Webster, Rooks County

Subject

Dammed if You Do, Dammed if You Don’t: A Case Study of Webster, Belmont Township, Rooks County, Kansas, 1885-1954

Description

Webster was a failed railroad town that, despite its unity and perseverance, was sacrificed to the creation of Webster Reservoir. This case study includes photographs, maps, and interviews from Mrs. Jean Lindsey, local historian, and Mrs. Patty Chesney.

Creator

Billie Chesney

Publisher

The Chapman Center for Rural Studies

Date

Fall 2012

Rights

The Chapman Center for Rural Studies

Relation

Kansas State University, Department of History

Format

pdf

Type

Document

Files

https://s3.amazonaws.com/omeka-net/2236/archive/files/7d9063792c864659e99c3aadf3e799d5.tif
https://s3.amazonaws.com/omeka-net/2236/archive/files/104ef5794fdc6f8d7e3682110baa1772.pdf

Citation

Billie Chesney, “Webster, Rooks County,” Chapman Center Research Collections, accessed July 20, 2018, https://ccrsresearchcollections.omeka.net/items/show/105.

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