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Kaw Mission - Kansas Day Commemoration

The Civil War in Morris County is the theme for the Kansas Day commemoration at Kaw Mission. KTWU's Sunflower Journeys "Civil War in Kansas" will be presented. Local historian Kenneth McClintock will discuss the war in Morris County, including the Eighth Kansas Infantry, the Ninth Kansas Cavalry, the Morris County Rangers, and Dick Yeager, who led a group of Quantrill's Raiders into the county.

Kaw Mission State Historic Site is located at 500 N. Mission Street, Council Grove. For more information call 620-767-5410.