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Telephone

Western Electric Company

Green plastic desk-style rotary dial telephone with push-button switchboard and red handset. The Shawnee County Emergency Management department, previously known as the Civil Defense department, used this telephone. It was used in the Emergency Operations Center housed in the sub-basement of the Shawnee County Courthouse at 7th and Quincy, Topeka, Kansas. According Civil Defense staff, the phone was used during the 1966 Topeka Tornado. The phone was connected to a speaker.

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Views of the Allen County, Kansas courthouse

Several images of the Allen County courthouse located in Iola, Kansas. Allen County was established on August 25, 1855 and was organized on May 07, 1856. At first, the county seat was located at Cofachique from 1855 to 1857. Due to the decline in population of Cofachique, the county seat was moved to Humboldt in 1858. In 1865, Iola was finally chosen as the permanent county seat.

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Vern Miller

A photograph of Vern Miller, Sedgwick County Sheriff, seated at his desk. He served as Sheriff from 1964 to 1970.

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Vern Miller

A photograph showing Vern Miller, Sedgwick County Sheriff, seated on a motorcycle. He served as Sheriff from1964 to 1970.

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Elect Vern Miller, Democrat sheriff

A political advertisement for Vern Miller, who was the Democratic candidate for Sedgwick County Sheriff, Wichita, Kansas.

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Vern Miller

Wichita Beacon

A photograph showing Vern Miller, Sedgwick County Sheriff, and an unidentified officer looking at stolen equipment.

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Vern Miller and Kansas Governor William Avery

A photograph showing Vern Miller, Sedgwick County Marshal, accepting a safety award from Kansas Governor William Avery.

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Shawnee County courthouse, Topeka, Kansas

Collingwood

A photograph showing the second Shawnee County courthouse, located on the northwest corner of Fifth and Van Buren streets. It was built in 1896 and razed in 1965.

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Vern Miller

A photograph showing Vern Miller, Sedgwick County Sheriff, holding a rifle and standing by a patrol car.

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Neosho County Courthouse, Erie, Kansas

This photograph is a view of the Neosho County Courthouse that was built in Erie, Kansas, from 1961-1963, in front of the 1904 courthouse. The architect was Kiene & Bradley. The old courthouse was razed after the new one was completed.

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