Exhibits on Quantrill's Raid-the Lawrence Massacre of 1863, Civil War, Bleeding Kansas; Underground Railroad; James Naismith, Father of Basketball; Phog Allen; Milburn electric car, etc. CD - Virtual Reality showing of the history of Kansas. Hands on history room for children--Native-American cart, Civil War clothes, Underground Railroad video. Museum also contains a research library/archives with over 10,000 photos as well as family history and genealogy resources.
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June 30, 2017 • Lawrence • Map it
For Final Friday at the Watkins, well-known baseball historian Phil S. Dixon speaks on the fascinating, heroic history of... Learn more