Local settlers were "Free-State" in the fight over slavery; several were captured in a Proslavery raid of 1856. Among Free State leaders was Dr. Andrew T. Still, founder of osteopathy, whose theory of healing developed here.
Baker University, named for Methodist Bishop Osmon Baker, is the state's oldest 4-year college. It houses the famous Bishop Quayle Bible Collection and its first building, the "Old Castle", is now a museum.
Erected by the Kansas State Historical Society and State Highway Commission
Address: U.S. Highway 56 just east of High Street
Come visit us in Baldwin City, Kansas
Stone markers can be seen where this trail crosses the north-south country roads. The Butterfield Overland Despatch followed ...
The pioneer 1883 jail on Allen Street can be seen by appointment. ...
Orpheus Club performs "The Rush Lancers" , written by Furness. 1426 Pine St., Philadelphia, Pa. 14 Sep 2012.
Commissioned by Jesse H. Jones, the Gulf Building opened in 1929. Upon its completion, the building was the tallest west of the Mississippi. Wednesday's desi...
Stockton now a historical landmark.
College Sporting News FCS Game of the Week North Dakota State Bison vs South Dakota State Jackrabbits.