Bruce & Jane Hensley Family, Kansas in 1912: photo the hutchinson news printed of ghost towns. i have the line runs in the stafford family through susannah hensley who may be related to this family in gerlane, ks
Gerlane School in Gerlane, Kansas in 1912. The town is no longer there, it's a ghost town now.
Terry Stafford at the Memorial Hall in Hutchinson Kansas when the time capsule was replaced in the wall. It is to be reopened in 100 years. i'm in the pics some where lol.
President William Howard Taft - his trip to huitchinson, ks in which he placed a time capsule in the cornerstone of memorial hall. i use family cause there's nothing else to match photo
james and connie blundell, cousin's i haven't met who live in chetopa, ks.
laura ingalls wilder when she did a book signing in coffeyville, ks. my guess is the book was little house on the praire before the tv show was made?
Joe Louis in hutchinson, ks 1942 for a boxing fight. The article describes that while in Hutchinson, he visited the Kansas State Reformatory to talk to the inmates.
Perry Smith & Richard Hickock murdered a kansas family in nov 1959. they killed herb clutter and his whole family. they stayed in hutchinson's reformatory before heading to lansing prison. Truman Capote based "In Cold Blood" on these murders.
Kansas State Reformatory blacksmith shop, showing inmates at work
Kansas State Reformatory inmates playground in front of the Reformatory, circa 1907