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History of Wichita and Sedgwick County, Kansas

past and present, including an account of the cities, towns and villages of the county

by Orsemus Hills Bentley

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Published by C. F. Cooper & Co. in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wichita (Kan.) -- History,
  • Sedgwick County (Kan.) -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementeditor-in-chief, Hon. O. H. Bentley.
    ContributionsCooper, C. F., & Company, Chicago, pub.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14013427M
    LC Control Number11012521

    The first child born in the county, so far as known, was Sam Hoover's son. Sedgwick, born Decem , and named after his native county. The first child born in Wichita village was Frank H., son of Joseph P. Allen, druggist, July 3, , surviving only about two months.   History of Wichita and Sedgwick County, Kansas, past and present, including an account of the cities, towns and villages of the county by Bentley, Orsemus Hills; Pages:

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    Wichita's hospitals, also, the Wichita Hospital and St. Francis Hospital, deserve the admiration of the citzens for the relief afforded by them to suffering humanity. In these two institutions are treated patients from all parts of Kansas, Oklahoma and even Texas and New Mexico The city spent in $, for the storm water sewer now in.   The book, which has yet to receive an official title, will be split in two parts: The first will detail Wichita’s rock ’n’ roll history in that time period, and the second will be a.


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History Originally a camping ground of the Osage and Wichita Indian tribes, Sedgwick County, Kan. is thought to be a place of discovery for such explorers as Francisco Coronado and Kit Carson. The earliest European settler to the region was M.

DuTissenet, a Frenchman operating under the direction of the governor of Louisiana, in Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum - S Main St, Wichita, Kansas - Rated based on 73 Reviews "This museum is an untapped gem. In the /5(73).

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Historical Plat Book of Sedgwick County, Kansas, containing histories, maps, and views of residences, schools, businesses, and other structures.

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32 rows  County Seat: Wichita ; Origin of Name: In memory of Maj. Gen. John Sedgwick (). Wichita, KS Email Register of Deeds Kenly Zehring Chief Deputy Gage Hunt Program Officer Hours: Sedgwick County Register of Deeds temporarily closed starting March 19th.

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Kansas Historical Society. Sedgwick County History Bibliography. Bentley, Orsemus H. History of Wichita and Sedgwick County, Kansas. (2 vols.).

Chicago, IL: C.F. Sedgwick County (county code: SG) is a county located in the U.S. state of Kansas.

In, lived there. This means that Sedgwick County has the 2nd most amount of people in Kansas. The county seat is Wichita, the biggest city in for: John Sedgwick. A wide variety of the Museum’s exhibits showcase life in Wichita over the centuries, from the Wichita Indian tribe—whose name the town adopted— to the cowboys who drove their cattle here, to the dawn of aviation and the City’s role as the Air Capital of the World.

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Cutler and published by A. Andreas This detailed history has an incredible amount of historical and genealogical information about Sedgwick County, Kansas from its earliest settlement up to "Sheriffs of Sedgwick County, Kansas." William Clark Ellington, Jr., compiler.

Wichita Public Library, Wichita, Kansas, Revised and edited edition of the dissertation, "The Sheriff Department of Sedgwick County, Kansas, and Sheriffs From to ", by R. Elaine Kittle, American StudiesThe Wichita State University.

History of Wichita (3). A history of Wichita, Kansas, –present, emphasizing the lessons of local history for future planning and its importance to an individual citizen’s sense of place HIST History of Kansas (3).

History of the Kansas region from Spanish exploration to the present, empha-sizing the period after Historical Atlas of Sedgwick County, Kansas. By John P. Edwards. Wichita, Kansas: Midwest Historical and Genealogical Society. Online at: FamilySearch Digital Library; At various libraries (WorldCat).

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The following is the history of the schools of Wichita, its county seat, and a city of the first class: Wichita Schools--— Inthe first cabin was built where the city of Wichita now stands. In