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Join us for a fabulous 1850s Christmas celebration and candlelight tour of the 1855 Harris-Kearney House Museum. There will be a small admission charged. details>>
The Territorial Capital Museum in Lecompton is decorated head-to-toe with Christmas! Over 35 trees with historic and vintage ornaments and decorations. Come see what... details>>
Arnold Schofield will speak about the role of American Indians in the Civil War with special emphasis on the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd regiments of Indian Home Guards from Kansas. details>>
3/1/2013 9:00:00 AM | Kansas City, MO
The Long March: America's Enduring Struggle for Civil Rights
This year’s symposium examines the history and legacy of the American Civil Rights movement. At 9 a.m. Tufts University’s Leslie Brown examines the early years of civil rights activism. At 10 a.m. the University of South Carolina’s Patricia Sullivan explores the pivotal year 1963 and the March on Washington. A Kansas City Civil Rights Roundtable convenes at 11:30 a.m., and a panel discussion begins at 12:30 p.m.
Symposium workshops are ideal for teachers in grades K-12. Public is welcome....details >>