Stories of Kansas Women

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Real and fictitious Kansas women from the 1800s tell their stories through books, diaries, legal records and newspaper articles. We'll visit with Laura from the Little House on the Prairie; Miriam Colt who kept a diary when she moved to Neosho, Kansas, in 1862; Carrie Nation and her "baseball bat;" Williana Hickman, who spent the winter of 1877 in a dugout in Nicodemus; the "Soiled Doves" and wives of Dodge City and other interesting Kansas women.