Author: Homer Edward Socolofsky
Bleeding Kansas and John Brown Natives of Northern states , East Kansas , 1865 As a percentage of non - Kansas - born population 62 40 30 20 1 no data The concept of popular sovereignty had its biggest test in the Kansas Territory .
Author: Andrew Frank
Yet, they would be hard pressed to find any single moment in U.S. history when the social conditions were more ripe to form a criminal personality than the years surrounding the passage of the Kansas-Nebraska Act. No single piece of ...
Author: Fred Rosen
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
Missouri , Kansas & Texas 1950 Statistics ( Moody's Railroads , 1951 ) Mileage 3,243 Number of states served Freight revenue ( millions ) $ 65 Passenger revenue ( millions ) $ 5 Passenger revenue as % of freight revenue 8 % Total ...
Author: John F. Stover
Publisher: Psychology Press
Fort Riley Riley County Ellsworth Ellsworth County Ellsworth , just below Interstate 70 about 55 miles west of Salina , almost enjoyed the privilege of being the first Kansas town tamed by Wild Bill Hickok . Wild Bill ran for sheriff of ...
Author: Richard M. Patterson
Publisher: Big Earth Publishing
The session laws were read for 1855-87, after which boundary changes were taken from Helen G. Gill, "The Establishment of Counties in Kansas," Transactions of the Kansas State Historical Society 3 (1903-4), 449-72. Outline maps are in ...
Author: William Thorndale
Publisher: Genealogical Publishing Com