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Nov 18

A 1961 Centennial Musical: "The Kansas Story"

Posted on November 18, 2021 at 9:14 AM by Bill Sowers

The official program for a musical performed in Topeka, June 13-25, 1961, celebrating the state's 100th birthday.  Contains photos and information on cast, crew and contributors with photos and a synopsis of the play.  View online at the State Library of Kansas' KGI Online Library...

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Nov 10

Honoring Civil War Veterans in 1902

Posted on November 10, 2021 at 10:39 AM by Bill Sowers

1902 KANSAS GRAND ARMY OF THE REPUBLIC ENCAMPMENT... Kansas veterans honored in 1902.  A souvenir publication issued 109 years ago commemorating the Department of Kansas, Grand Army of the Republic Thirty-sixth National Encampment in Washington DC, October 6-11, 1902. A cool little booklet to thumb through virtually found at the State Library of Kansas' KGI Online Library...

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Nov 02

Dr. Samuel Crumbine's Resignation from the State Board of Health, 1923

Posted on November 2, 2021 at 9:39 AM by Bill Sowers

A tribute to Dr. Samuel J. Crumbine, head of the Kansas State Board of Health, listing some of his many accomplishments which benefitted not just the people of Kansas but contributed to better public health around the world.

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