Kansas Historical Quarterly - May 1947
May 1947, Number 2
Harold J. Henderson, comp., "Ships in World War II Bearing Kansas Names," p. 113. (Volunteer: Tod Roberts)
"Letters of Julia Louisa Lovejoy, 1856-1864: Part One, 1856," p. 127. (Volunteer: Lynn Nelson)
Arch O'Bryant, "Differences in Wichita Indian Camp Sites as Revealed by Stone Artifacts," p. 143. (Volunteer: Lynn Nelson)
Moore, ed., "A Hoosier in Kansas: . . . Part Five, 1894-1895-- Concluded," p. 151. (Volunteer: Lynn Nelson)
An air view of the United States Navy's heavy cruiser Wichita, named for Wichita, Kan. The ship was commissioned February 16, 1939, and served throughout World War II.
This picture and others (between pp. 120, 121), excepting that of the cruiser Topeka, are official U. S. Navy photographs. The view of the Topeka (facing p. 121) was received though the courtesy of Mayor Frank J. Warren, Topeka, and the Bethlehem Steel Co., Quincy, Mass.