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  • Postmarked: Bleeding Kansas

Postmarked: Bleeding Kansas

Recently released, Postmarked: Bleeding Kansas is a treasure trove of little-known letters from the pioneers who were there as […]

  • Riggs House

Riggs House

At 1501 Pennsylvania, this house was being built by Samuel Riggs during the time of Quantrill’s Raid. A majority […]

  • Mary Carpenter Rankin

Mary Carpenter Rankin

Stones characterization  of Mary Carpenter Rankin (1837-1917) is set in 1913,fifty years after Quantrill’s Raid. Mary is looking back on […]

  • QR victims in Lecompton

QR victims in Lecompton

Three Lecompton men, brothers Fredrick and William Klaus, and James O’Neil died during Quantrill’s Raid on Lawrence, August 21, […]

  • Marla Jackson

Marla Jackson

As a Kansan, Jackson has taken a special interest in highlighting the stories of its past. Subjects of two […]

  • Footbridge across ravine

Footbridge across ravine

The ravine served as a refuge for many of the survivors of the raid.  The tall prairie grass and […]