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Russell County History Bibliography

Image of Kansas map with Russell County highlighted."Amherst Church Marks 50th Anniversary Sunday: Active Religious Program in that Rural Area Since 1879." Russell Record. Mar. 31, 1955. [2 pp.]. (Microfilm reel: NP 3283).

"Bunkerhill Sixty Years Ago." Bunkerhill Advertiser. Oct. 10, 1935. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: B 161).

Chamber of Commerce. For Industry, Education, Recreation Try Lucas "You'll Like It." Lucas, KS: Author, 1973. (K/978.1/-R91/Pam.v.1/no. 17).

"Colonel Asa Kinney and the Wisconsin Colony: One of the Founders of Russell." Russell County News. Feb. 2, 9, & 23, 1933. [4 pp.]. (Microfilm reel: NP 3151).

Dinsmoor, S.P. Pictorial History of the Cabin Home in Garden of Eden. Lucas, KS: Author, n.d. (K/978.1/-R91/Pam.v.1/no. 14).

"Early History of Lucas." Lucas Independent. Sept. 30, 1937. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: L 1636).

Family Heritage Society. Family Heritage Album of Russell County, Kansas. McPherson, KS: Author, 1973. (Oversize/K/978.1/-R91/F21).

"First Kansas Wells Treated with Acid Were in Fairport Field." Russell Record. May 16, 1935. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: NP 3263).

Fowler, R.T. "History of Wolf Creek Valley by Old-Timer." Lucas Independent. July 30, 1947. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: L 1638).

Garden of Eden, Lucas, Kansas. N.p.: n.d. (K/978.1/-R91/Pam.v.1/no. 15).

Garrett, J.L. "How Dorrance Was Started." Bunkerhill Advertiser. Nov. 23, 1933. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: B 161).

"History of Russell County Bands." Lucas Independent. June 6, 1935. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: L 1636).

Hoopes, Owen D. "This is My Sign Garden of Eden." Lucas, KS: Lucas Publishing Co., 1972. (K/978.1/-R91/Pam.v.2/no. 1).

Kansas State Historical Society. Russell County Clippings, 1876-1999. (4 vols.). Topeka, KS: KSHS, n.d. (K/978.1/-R91/Clipp./v.1-4).

Kansas Woman's Day Club. Russell County Court Houses. N.p.: Author, n.d. (K/978.1/-R91/Mss.).

Lange, Alma F. Heritage II: A History of Bunker Hill and Surrounding Russell County Areas. N.p.: n.d. (K/978.1/-R91/B884h).

__________. Our Heritage, 1871-1976: Bunker Hill, Kansas. N.p.: Author, 1976. (K/978.1/-R91/B884).

Lucas Centennial Committee. Lucas, Kansas, Centennial, 1887-1987: Lucas 100 Years from Prairie to Present. Lucas, KS: Lucas Publishing Co., 1987. (K987.1/-R91/L962f).

Milberger Bicentennial Committee. The History of Milberger, Kansas, 1876-1976. N.p.: 1976. (K/978.1/-R91/Pam.v.1/no. 20).

Oil Committee. Come to Russell, Kansas, Sept. 10-11-12 for "Three Decades of Derricks." Russell, KS: Chamber of Commerce, 1953. (K/978.1/-R91/ Pam.v.1/no. 9).

Reed, H.S. The Leading Industries of the West. Chicago, IL: H.S. Reed and Co., 1886. (K/978.1/-R91/Pam.v.1/no. 5).

Reilly, Esther. The Story of Dorrance, Kansas: Past and Present, 1976. N.p.: n.d. (K/978.1/-R91/Pam.v.1/no. 21).

Roe, William J. The Answer: Russell County Information, Official List Assessment Taxation General Information, 1922. Russell, KS: County Clerk, 1922. (K/978.1/-R91/Pam.v.1/no. 11).

Roenigk, Adolph. "Indians Raided Railroad West of Town in 1868." Russell Daily News. June 5, 1958. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: NP 3032).

Ruppenthal, J.C. "Beginning of Banking at Lucas." Natoma-Luray Independent. June 3, 1934. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: N 6).

__________. "Dorrance Was Named to Honor Rail Official." Russell Daily News. Sept. 14, 1954. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: NP 3025).

__________. Telegraph and Express in Russell County, 1867 Onward. N.p.: Author, n.d. (K/978.1/-R91/Mss.).

"Russell and Russell County of Today," Russell Record. Jan. 29, 1914. [15 pp.]. (Microfilm reel: R 93).

Image of Russell High School band marching in a Prairiesta Parade in Russell, 1950s.Russell Celebrations. Prairiesta of 1951: The 80th Anniversary of Russell, Kansas, Rodeo, 1871-1951. Russell, KS: Author, 1951. (K/978.1/-R91/P884/1951).

__________. Prairiesta 1961: A Review of Our History, 1871-1961. Russell, KS: Author, 1951. (K/978.1/-R91/P884/1961).

__________. Prairiesta-100, Russell, Kansas: Centennial Review of History, 1871-1971. Russell, KS: Author, 1971. (K/978.1/-R91/P884/1971).

__________. Prairiesta: 110th Anniversary, 1871-1981. Russell, KS: Author, 1981. (K/978.1/-R91/P884/1981).

Russell Chamber of Commerce. Russell, Russell County, Kansas: Industry ... Agriculture ... Oil. N.p.: Author, n.d. (K/978.1/-R91/Pam.v.1/no. 10).

Russell City Waterworks. Russell Waterworks: Serving the City of Russell. N.p.: n.d. (K/978.1/-R91/Pam.v.1/no. 1).

Russell Commercial Club. A Souvenir of Russell, Kansas. N.p.: 1911. (K/978.1/-R91/Pam.v.1/no. 7).

"Russell County--An Historical Sketch." Russell Record. Apr. 9, 1951. [2 pp.]. (Microfilm reel: NP 3279).

"Russell Edition," The Counselor. Aug. 1956. [32 pp.]. (K/978.1/-R91/Pam. v.1/no. 6).

Russell State Bank. Jacob Dietz, Russell County. N.p.: Author, 1955. (K/978.1/-R91/Pam.v.1/no. 12).

"Russell's 80th Anniversary," Russell Daily News. May 23 & 24, 1951. [75 pp.]. (Microfilm reel: NP 3019).

Schamp, Dick. A Comprehensive View of the History of the City or Russell and Russell County. N.p.: Russell County Historical Society, 1971. (K/978.1/-R91/Pam.v.2/no. 2).

Spalding, Fred. "Old-Timers Give Brief History of Lucas." Lucas Independent. July 30, 1947. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: L 1638).

"Special Holiday Edition," Lucas Sentinel. Jan. 3, 1902. [38 pp.]. (Microfilm reel: LM 186).

"Terrible! Lives Lost and Much Property Destroyed by Prairie Fires." Russell Journal. Mar. 16, 1893. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: R 26).

This is Russell, Kansas. N.p.: n.d. (K/978.1/-R91/Pam.v.1/no. 16).

Trinity Lutheran Church Bicentennial-Centennial Committee. Centennial History of Bender Hill Settlement and Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1876-1976. N.p.: Author, 1976. (K/978.1/-R91/Pam.v.1/no. 19).

Tripp, H.P. "Memories of Early Days." Waldo Advocate. Apr. 11 & Dec. 5, 1932. [2 pp.]. (Microfilm reel: W 37).

"Twenty-fifth Anniversary Edition," Russell Record. Dec. 18, 1897. [3 pp.]. (Microfilm reel: R 89).