Kansas History and Heritage Project-What's New!

Thanks for visiting! I am adding information so quickly that it is difficult to keep track of all the new files, but here is some of what has been added. I am not including links from this page because the information changes so quickly, but if you see something that interests you, please go to the "County Archives", "State Archives", "Online Counties", etc., buttons on the front page to find the files.

July 2012

Butler and Wallace counties added--now 58 counties online!

June 2012

Added to the KHHP--Gove County!

May 2012

Introducing Wyandotte County to the KHHP---lots of data on this site!

September 2011

Smith and Labette counties have been added to the project.

August 2011

Websites for Chase, Cherokee, Linn and Bourbon counties added!

July 2011

Websites for Marshall, McPherson, Morris, Montgomery, Wabaunsee and Chautauqua counties added!

June 2011

Websites for Marion, Republic, Washington, Saline and Nemaha counties added!

May 2011


I have added a Cloud County website. It, as well as my established sites for Clay, Dickinson, Geary Lyon, and Riley counties, can be reached from the "Online Counties" button. Please visit Cloud Co. KHHP to see the updates for that county.

1865 Kansas State Census for Marion County (all) and Woodson County (Owl Creek Twp.)

St. Patrick's School Graduates, 1905-1920, and Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Selected Confirmation Classes, Paola, Miami Co.

School reports for Cloud and Trego counties.

1894 GAR Rosters, Cloud, Marion and Trego counties.

1888 Membership Roll, First Presbyterian Church, Lawrence

1878 Coffey County Business Reference

1889 business directories for Arlington (Reno Co.), Argentine (Wyandotte Co.), Greensburg (Kiowa), Halstead (Harvey Co.) Peabody (Marion Co.), Pawnee Rock (Barton Co.) and McPherson (McPherson Co.) More entries from this nifty little book coming soon!

County maps (variety of years) for the counties of Anderson, Chase, Gove, Harper, Neosho, Osage, Rice and Sumner. Most have township divisions.

1905 map of Decatur County school districts.

Labette Co. WWI Veterans--over 2000 names!


"1912 Directory of Administrators and Teachers in Accredited Kansas Schools"--Over 1,500 names in this database!
1889 Directory of Photographers (selected cities)--useful in dating photographs!


Added an essay by Col. Alfred Woodhull, "Kansas in 1861, or The Taking of a Rebel Flag in Kansas."

This website created May 15, 2011 by Sheryl McClure.
2011 Kansas History and Heritage Project