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Kansas
Fort Leavenworth
Carroll Mansion
1128 5th Avenue
Fort Leavenworth KS  66048
Phone 
913 682-7759
Web Site  http://www.leavenworth-net.com/lchs/Home.htm
E-mail  lvcohistsoc@lvnworth.com
Description  16 rooms of mansion, home of historical society
Type of Resource  House Museum
Primary Focus  Local History
Era  1870
Owner/Operator:  Fort Leavenworth Historical Society

Garnett
Harris House
405 West 4th
Garnett KS  66032
Phone 
785 448-5881
Web Site  www.garnettks.net/attrac.htm
Description
Type of Resource 
House Museum
Era  1888
Owner/Operator:  Anderson County Historical Society

Kansas
Hillsboro
Pioneer Adobe House Museum
501 South Ash
Hillsboro KS
Phone 
316 947-3775
Web Site  http://www.kshs.org/places/setrip.htm - galena
Description  seven room adobe house, barn, school, mill
Type of Resource  House Museum
Primary Focus  Local History
Building Type Adobe
Era  1876

Iola
Funston Historical Home
207 North Jefferson Ave
Iola KS  66749
Phone 
316 365-6728
Web Site  http://skyways.lib.ks.us/museums/funston/index.html
Description
Type of Resource 
House Museum

Kansas
Iola
Boyhood Home of Maj. Gen. Frederick Funston
14 W Washington
Iola KS 66749
Phone 620 365-3051
Web Site http://www.ci.iola.ks.us/library.html
Description location of multi-faceted military man's childhood, restored and furnished to 1880's era
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Famous People
Owner/Operator: Allen County Historical Society
New or Updated: 06/03/2003

  Kansas City
 
Grinter Place SHS
 
1420 S 78th St
 
Kansas City  KS  66111    
 
Phone  913 299-0373
 
Web Site  http://www.kshs.org/places/grinter.htm
  Alt Web  http://history.cc.ukans.edu/heritage/kshs/places/grinter.htm
   E-mail  grinter@kshs.org
 
Description  House of early fur trader, ferry operator, and settler
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
 
Era      1860
 
New or Updated:  10/11/2003

  Kansas
 
Leavenworth
 
National Fred Harvey Museum
 
624 Olive Street
 
Leavenworth  KS  66048    
 
Phone  913 682-1866
 
Web Site  http://www.firstcitymuseums.org/
 
Description  not yet open museum in home of Fred Harvey, creator of Harvey Houses &
                       
 Harvey girls which served railroad passengers
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Railroad
 
New or Updated:  09/15/2003

Manhattan
Goodnow House SHS
Address
Manhattan KS
Phone
Web Site 
http://history.cc.ukans.edu/heritage/kshs/places/goodnow.htm
Alt Web  www.kshs.org/places/goodnow.htm
Description  Home of the family that moved to Kansas and eventually founded the University of Kansas
Type of Resource  House Museum

  Kansas

  Manhattan

  Hartford House Museum

  2309 Claflin Road

  Manhattan KS

  Phone 785 565-6490

  Web Site  http://www.kvha.org/culthist.htm

  Description  on ground of Riley County Museum, prefabricated house arrived by

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type Jail

  Era 1855

  Owner/Operator:  Riley County Museum

  New or Updated:  3/26/2006


Manhattan
Wolf House Museum
630 Fremont Street
Manhattan KS 66502
Phone
785 776-7344
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://www.kstatecollegian.com/stories/040403/new_museum.shtml
Description reopened April 2003 after renovations - boarding house & private residence
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Era 1868
Owner/Operator: Riley County Historical Society
New or Updated: 06/14/2003
 

  Kansas

  Marysville

  Koester House Museum

  919 Broadway

  Marysville  KS   66508    

  Phone  785 562-2417

  Web Site http://skyways.lib.ks.us/towns/Marysville/koester.html

  Description  home of local banker

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Era  1876

  New or Updated:  2/1/2007

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