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Making a Home

Making a Home

After the Civil War it seemed that everyone wanted to come to Kansas to make a home. People were hopeful for better lives for themselves and their families and eager to take advantage of attractive incentives. Here they faced opportunities and challenges on the prairie.

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expansion.

Making a HomeThe field is wide and inviting, and there is
nothing in the way

Junction City Union, April 29, 1865

 

 

 

 

 

Making a Home

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