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Comanche County History Book, Vol. 1     Comanche County History Book, Vol. 2     Comanche County In Pictures

The History of Comanche County, Kansas

From left, Comanche Pool Cowboys, Bronc Buster Bill Hill, Comanche Pool Cattle.
From left: Comanche Pool Cowboys, Bronc Buster Bill Hill and Comanche Pool Cattle.

The very best source of historical information for the county is Comanche County History, published in 1981 by the Comanche County Historical Society, Coldwater, Kansas. Copies of the book are still available through the Comanche County Museum, 105 W. Main, Coldwater, Kansas, 67029. Phone: (620) 582-2108.

The Comanche County History Book, Vol. 2 is, in 2005, currently being compiled and submissions of family history are currently being collected, so please contact the Comanche County Museum for more information.


Personal Accounts by Pioneer Settlers Published in The Western Star

The Ruth Botts History Collection

Practical Jokes and Backfired Actions

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Practical Jokes and Backfired Actions: A few stories from Comanche County, Kansas

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This page was last updated 10 April 2005.