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Kansas History Day - 2006 images

These images were taken at Kansas History Day, Saturday, April 22, 2006, at the Eisenhower Center in Abilene.

Theme for 2006


Theme for the 2006 National History Day Contest








Karl Weissenbach, Eisenhower Center




Karl Weissenbach, Eisenhower Library Assistant Director, welcomes the contestants, families, and teachers.







Letha Johnson at registration table


Letha Johnson co-coordinator of Kansas History Day at the registration table.






Judging student's exhibit board

Timma Hearn-Feldman


A performance in the senior division




The team of judges examine the exhibit and question the contestant.




Kansas History Day judges

Judges discussing entries

Teams preparing to judge the entries

Judges of a documentary







Performance contestants preparing for their presentation


Rehearsing in the hallway

Students prepared to give presentation








Activities before the awards ceremonies


Students hanging outStudents from District 2 pose by statue of EisenhowerRecording the event for history - Hamilton and Hammer Topeka Collegiate










Reading historic papers

awaiting junior awards ceremonyWaiting for the senior awards











Representatives of Kansas History Day from the Kansas Historical Society at the award ceremonies

                             Letha Johnson                  Dan Carey                  Mary Madden

Mary Madden, Education Outreach Division Director

Dan Carey, History Day co-coordinator

Letha Johnson, History Day co-coordinator