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Kansas
Bogue
Nicodemus Historical Society
RR 2 Box 139
Bogue KS  67625
Phone 785 839-4280
Web Site http://tc.unl.edu/cci861/webpages/pswenson.htm-Nicodemus%20on%20the%20Web
Alt Web http://tc.unl.edu/cci861/webpages/pswenson.htm-Nicodemus%20on%20the%20Web
Description
town founded by African Americans in Kansas after the Civil War
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Town
Group Identity African American
New or Updated: 05/19/2003

  Lecompton

  Constitution Hall State Historic Site

  319 Elmore Street

  Lecompton       KS           66050    

  Phone   785 887-6520

  Web Site  http://www.kshs.org/places/constitution/

  Description  territorial government, slavery, land office, Assembly Room

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Building

  Group Identity   African American

  Era  1856

  Owner/Operator:  KSHS

  New or Updated:   11/8/2005


  Kansas

  Minneapolis

  Ottawa County Museum

  110 S Council Street

  Minneapolis  KS  67467    

  Phone   785 392-3621

  Web Site  http://www.ottawacounty.org/index.asp?DocumentID=293

  Description  George Washington Carver, military, dinosaur, fossils

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Group Identity   African American

  New or Updated:  11/26/2004

 

  Osawatomie

  John Brown Museum - Adair Cabin

  John Brown Park, 10th & Main

  Box 37

  Osawatomie  KS   66064    

  Phone  913 755-4384

  Web Site http://www.kshs.org/places/johnbrown/index.htm

  E-mail  mailto:historic_sites@kshs.org

  Description  cabin of John Brown's half-sister Florella Adair is the centerpiece of this

                     collection in a stone pavilion at the site of the Battle of Osawatomie

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Group Identity  African American

  New or Updated:   8/30/2007

Topeka
Brown v Board of Education National Historic Site
424 South Kansas Avenue
Topeka KS 66603
Phone
785 384-4273
Web Site www.nps.gov/brvb
E-mail BRVB_interp_ranger@nps.gov
Description located in Monroe Elementary School, one of four segregated schools at the heart of famous 1954 Supreme Court desegregation decision; film & Ranger led tours by reservation only
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Civil Rights
Group Identity African American

Kansas
Wichita
Kansas African American Museum
601 North Water
Wichita KS
Phone
316 262-7651
Web Site
Alt Web
http://www.wichitalinks.com/entertainment_museum.html
Description leaders, inventors, buffalo soldiers
Type of Resource Museum
Group Identity African American

  Kentucky

  Franklin

  African American Heritage Center

  500 Jefferson Street

  Franklin   KY           42134    

  Phone   270 586-0099

  Web Site  *****

  E-mail  cesinc@bowlinggreen.net

  Alt Web  http://www.franklinky.info/attraction_detail.php?ID=202

  Description  local & area history, artifacts

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Group Identity   African American

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:           11/29/2005


  Hickman

  Warren Thomas Museum

  603 Moulton Street

  PO Box 161

  Hickman  KY  42050    

  Phone   270 236-2423

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://www.ucc.uconn.edu/~waniek/hickman.html

  Description  located in church founded by former slaves in the 1890's

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Building Type   Church

  Group Identity   African American

  New or Updated:  9/18/2004
 

  Kentucky

  Russellville

  Schochoh Rosenwald One-Room School House Museum

  2200 Bowling Green Road

  Russellville         KY

  Phone   270 542-4880

  Web Site  http://www.visitlogancounty.com/activities.htm

  Alt Web  http://www.newsdemocratleader.com/articles/2004/06/08/news/news04.txt

  Description  by appointment

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Building

  Building Type   Schoolhouse

  Group Identity   African American

  New or Updated:           11/21/2005

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