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Kearny County History Bibliography

Image of Kansas map with Kearny County highlighted."Chouteau Island: The Marking of Historic Sites in Kansas." Lakin Independent. Aug. 9, 1935. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: L 1740).

Deerfield. N.p.: n.d. (K/978.1/-K21/Pam.v.1/no. 4).

"Diamond Jubilee Edition: Supplement," Lakin Independent. Aug. 27, 1948. [25 pp.]. (Microfilm reel: L 1744).

Heirgood, William M. "County Seat Wars Gave Thrill to the Southwest." Dodge City Daily Globe. Mar. 26, 1934. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: D 560).

Hoskins, Janet B. Kearny County: The Past and the Future. Lakin, KS: City of Lakin, n.d. (K/978.1/-K21/Pam.v.1/no. 5).

Kansas State Historical Society. Kearny County Clippings, 1883-1999. (2 vols.). Topeka, KS: KSHS, n.d. (K/978.1/-K21/Clipp./v.1-2).

Kearny County High School. The Prairie Breeze. N.p.: 1931. (K/978.1/-K21/ Pam.v.1/no. 1).

Photo of men gathering rock for the Kinney Dam at the Civil Conservation Corp camp, McKinney Lake, 1934Kearny County Historical Society. History of Kearny County, Kansas. (2 vols.). Lakin, KS: Author, 1964 & 1972. (K/978.1/-K21/K21).

"Kearny Pioneer's Story Continues with Slaughter of Buffalo." [Dodge City] High Plains Journal. July 30, 1959. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: D 634).

The Little Old Sod Shanty On the Plains. N.p.: n.d. (K/978.1/-K21/Pam.v.1/no. 2).

Madison, Sarah E. "Early Day Boom Fails in History of Town of Gartland." [Dodge City] High Plains Journal. Apr. 16, 1959. [2 pp.]. (Microfilm reel: D 634).

O'Loughlin, Jennie R. "Kearny Pioneer Tells of Santa Fe Traffic and Trade." [Dodge City] High Plains Journal. July 23, 1959. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: D 634).

"The O'Loughlin Trading Post: The Marking of Historic Sites in Kansas." Lakin Independent. Aug. 2, 1935. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: L 1740).

Pendergrass, Lee F., ed. "Hannah A. Rosebrook: Community Journalist/Local Historian--The Fairview News, Kearny County, Kansas, 1918-1980." Ethnic Heritage Studies 5 (Aug. 1981). (SP 370.7H/Z/H629e/no. 5).

Pierce, Francis L. "Kearny County Pioneer Writes of the Fourth on Chouteau Island." [Dodge City] High Plains Journal. July 2 & 9, 1959. [2 pp.]. (Microfilm reel: D 634).

"Pioneer Concludes Story About Early Day Lakin." [Dodge City] High Plains Journal. Aug. 6, 1959. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: D 634).

Simmons, India H. "Deserted Dugout Used for Early Lakin School." Lakin Independent. Mar. 5, 1959. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: L 1748).

"Sketches of Early Days in Kearny County ," Kansas Historical Quarterly 7 (Feb. 1938): 54-80. (SP/906/K13q/v.7/p.54).

Smith, Harold R. "Populist Study in Need of Revision: A Case Study of Kearny County, Kansas, In the Populist Era." Master's thesis, Ft. Hays Kansas State College, 1969. (K/329.84/Sm58).

Thorpe, Edgar R. "Early Kearny History Story of Violent Weather." [Dodge City] High Plains Journal. Apr. 23, 1959. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: D 634).