Anthony, Kansas


Anthony, Kansas

"Active, Attractive & Alive"

Anthony, established on the edge of a beautiful valley in 1878, is everything today that the founders could hope for and more.

When Harper County was organized, Governor George Tobey Anthony was given the authority to locate the county seat. The reward for his choice was to have the town named Anthony. Governor Anthony was a Quaker farm boy from New York who came to Kansas in 1865. In spite of his Quaker background, he served so successfully in the Union army that he was brevetted major for special service at Appomattax.

The founders wanted a town that had good schools, churches and a feeling of "community". On that day, they saw the beginning of a community that was rich in agriculture but one that would fulfill the trade needs of its citizens and bring people to Anthony from miles around.

The town believes it is providing a quality of life that makes it possible for people to raise their families without fear. Anthony is a pleasant town - a good place to live and bring up a family. It is equally good to retire in. The town has services that can fulfill the needs of all ages.

Anthony prides itself on it's hospitality and friendliness. The citizens and entire community invite you to come visit Anthony!



Anthony Kansas Related Videos

Discover Anthony Kansas

Discover the vibrant community of Anthony, Kansas.

De Anthony Thomas Highlights Kansas City Chiefs 2014

Dj Kamouflage Production..Tech 9nine Re-mix,De Anthony Thomas highlights, Kansas City, Missouri,song producer, recording engineer,sound engineer,composer...e...

2003 NCAA Basketball National Championship - Syracuse vs Kansas

NCAA Vault - Relive history by team, year, game or moment using the new interactive play-by-play timeline - http://goo.gl/u8xnKG - With less than a second le...

Kansas City Chiefs Mandatory Minicamp Day-2 - RB De'Anthony Thomas June 18, 2014

Rookie RB De'Anthony Thomas talking about the Missouri heat and catching up to the Chiefs after missing voluntary OTAs due to Oregon's quarter system. -Chief...

De'Anthony Thomas 94 yard kickoff return vs Kansas St. (2013 Fiesta Bowl)

DAT returns the opening kickoff 94 yards for a TD against K-State.

[11.15.11] Anthony Davis - 14 Points Vs Kansas (Complete Highlights)

Anthony Davis scores 14 points vs Kansas on November 15, 2011.

Travel
Lodging
Attractions
Events
Recreation
Advertise