Native American Pride

Spring 2016 | Vol. 72, Issue 1

On the Cover
Dancers participate in a free dance performance at the Haskell Indian Art Market in Lawrence. Photograph by Mark and Tree Mangan

Andrea Etzel, Editor
Katy Ibsen, General Manager
Shelly Brant, Art Director

In Season

   By Lou Ann Thomas
   Sweet treats whole or hole-y - featuring Druber's Donuts, John's Space
   Age Donuts & Varisty Donuts.

   By MeLinda Schnyder
   Celebrating contributions, historical & modern - featuring Mid-American
   All-Indian Center

   By Marci Penner, Kansas Sampler Foundation
   Take me out to the ballgame - featuring Baxter Springs Historical
   Museum, Jackson County Museum, Booth Family Hall of Athletics,
   and the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame.

   By Katy Schamberger
   Two locally owned bookstores have stories as entertaining as
   those they sell - featuring Oddfellow's Fine Books and Collectables
   & Bluebird Books.

   By Dave Zumbaugh
   A year of birding - featuring Quivira National Wildlife Refuge,
   Cheyenne Bottoms Wildlife Area, and the Kansas Wetlands
   Education Center.

   By KANSAS! magazine staff
   Jet set into the Salina Regional Airport - featuring Cozy Inn, Blue Sky   
   Brewery, Martineli's Litte Italy, Rolling Hills Zoo and the Stiefel Theatre.

Wide Open Spaces

   Hidden Treasures in Hutchinson
   By Amy Bickel
   Small-town charm, underground activity and out-of-this-world attractions
   await - featuring Oliver's Beef and Brew, Historic Fox Theatre, Serendipity
   Cupcakes, STRATACA, the Cosmosphere, Dillon Nature Center and more!

   Just His (Tin)type
   By Amber Fraley Photography by Doug Stremel & Earl Richardson
   Photographer Earl Richardson, of Lawrence, revives the rare art of
   tintype photography.

Taste of KANSAS!

   Hays House
   By Cecilia Harris Photography by Doug Stremel
   The restaurant that takes diners back in time. When first built in 1857, by
   Seth Hays (great-grandson of frontiersman Daniel Boone), the Hays House
   provided meals and goods to travelers on the Santa Fe Trail. Today the
   oldest continuously operating restaurant west of the Mississippi River
   continues to serve up delicious comfort cuisine.

Kansas Spring Gallery
   Photography by Rod Weber, Patrick Emerson, Alan Hutchins, Teresa Grove, Scott Bean and    Betty Morgan.


   Being Native. Being Kansan.
   With deep roots in the state, Native cultures continue to thrive.

   Pueblo on the prairie
   By Nathan Pettengill
   The original home on the range? It's a Southwest-style ruin where
   the deer, as well as the squirrels and the beavers, roam.

   A glimpse of Kansas
   By Lou Ann Thomas Photography by Jason Dailey
   The statewide Kansas Sampler Festival is coming to an end. Experience
   the entirety of the Sunflower State at its final two-year run in Winfield.