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The History of Reno County Kansas - Historical Index

Abbyville
Bank  252, 253
Location 313
Mail Service 224
Name 313
Newspaper 241
Postmasters 218
Schools 230
Railroad 313

Albion Township 120
Alfalfa, First 86
Arkansas River 45

Arlington
Bank 251, 253
Beginning of 311
Mail Service 224
Name 311
Newspaper 240
Postmasters 220, 312
Schools 229, 312
Townsite 311

Arlington Township 123
Assessor, County 186
Assessor's Valuations 181, 184
Bank Statistics 253
Banks 250
Baptist Church 243, 245
Bar, The 254
Bench and Bar 254
Birth, First 82
Bond Elections, Early 172
Bonds of School Districts 226
Bonds of the County 172, 184
Bones, Buffalo 65
Booth 221
Boundary Lines 71
Buffalo 60
Buffalo Bones 65
Buffalo Grass 43, 60
Buffalo, The Last 88

Buhler
Bank 252, 253
Location 314
Mail Service 224
Mill 213
Newspaper 241
Postmasters 219
Townsite 314

Castleton 221, 224, 252, 312
Castleton Township 111, 113, 245
Catholic Church 245
Cattle Industry 67
Cattle Men 67
Cemetery, First 82
Census Roll, 1872 104
Center Township 111, 113, 179, 244
Chisholm Trail 68
Christian Church 245
Churches, First 243
Civil War Soldiers 269
Clay Township 113, 180
Clerks of County 9, 146
Clerks of District Court 99, 142
Climatology 390
Commissioner Districts 129
Commissioners, County 98, 100, 129
Community Music 306
Company E, State Militia 299
Congregational Church 244, 245
Consolidated Rural Schools 228
Coronado 45
Coroners 99, 162
County Assessor 186
County Attorneys 99, 151
County Clerks  99, 146
County Commissioners 98, 100,129
County Expenditures 184
County Fairs 206
County Finances 181
County Medical Society 249
County Officers, First 99
County Organized 98
County Superintendents 100, 235
County Surveyor 99
Court House 174
Cow Creek 49, 201, 327, 329
Darlow 221, 224
Death, First 82
Disaster, Year of 94
District Court 263
District Court, Clerks of 99, 142
District Court, First Case in 144
District Court, Judges of 259, 264
Doctors, Early 247
Drainage Canal 52
Early Bond Elections 172
Early Conditions of County 42
Early Explorations 33
Early Farming 199
Early Land Surveys - 79
Early Lawyers of Reno County 255
Early Music 306
Early Settlers 76
Early Trails 67
Easley, Ralph M 189, 238, 339, 372
Education 225
Elections 124
Elmer 314
Enterprise Township 121
Explorations of the West 63
Fairs 206
Farming, Early 199
Farm Statistics, Early 316
Finances of County 181
First Churches 243
First Things 82
Forty-five Years in Reno 316
Fowler, Jacob 39, 47
Frosts 397
Fruit Growing 204
Fowler, Jacob 39, 47
Frosts 397
Fruit Growing 204
Game, Wild 43
Geese, Wild 42
Grain Business 211
Grant Township 110, 114, 179, 202, 245
Grasshopper Plague 68, 94
Grove Township 117, 119
Hamburg 219

Haven
Bank 251
Beginning of 312
Incorporation 313
Mail Service  224, 312
Mill 213
Name 312
Newspapers 240, 241
Postmasters 219
Railroads 312

Haven Township 111, 112
Hayes Township 120, 180
Herd Law 102, 200
Hide Hunters 65
High Schools, Rural 229
Home Guards 300
Hospitals 249
Huntsville Township 121

Hutchinson
A City of the First Class 350
A City of the Second Class 336
A City of the Third Class 324
Banks 250, 253
Beginning of 319
Boom Days 338
Bonds 179
Boundary Lines 337
Board of Trade 312
Carnegie Library 346
Census of 1880 331
Churches, Early 243
City Building 343
Commission Government 349, 351
Convention Hall 352
Doctors, Early 247
Drainage Canal 52
Early Conditions 327
Early Events 319
Elections 324, 353
Finances 333, 334
Fire Protection 332, 334
Floods 51
Free City Delivery 222
Gas Franchise 334
Grain Business 312
Hitching Post Question 326
Hospitals 249
Incorporation as City 324
Industries 339, 356, 366, 377, 379
Improvements 329
Lawyers 255
Library Started 344
License Problem 328, 331
Mail Service 214, 224
Mills 212
Municipal Bonds 309, 353
Music 306
Natural Gas 343
Newspapers 238, 242
Ordinances, First 324
Packing House 339, 372
Postal Receipts 223
Postmasters 217
Public Utilities 331
Public Improvements 329
Railroad Aid 342
Salt Industry 356, 366
School Bonds 381
Schools 381
Sewer Construction 346
Sidewalks Constructed 377
Strawboard Works 379
Superintendents of Schools 384
Temperance Town 102
Townsite 320
Tree Planting 330
Water Plant, Early 92
Waterworks 334
Weather 390
Y. M. C. A. 386
Y. W. C. A. 388
Hutchinson & Arkansas River R. R. 367
Hutchinson & Southern Railroad 193
Hutchinson, C. C. 72, 74, 75, 77, 98, 102, 105, 165, 171, 176, 247, 250, 319, 321

Indebtedness of County 178, 184
Indebtedness of School Districts 226
Indian Customs 58
Indians 54
Indian Scares 78, 299
Judges of Probate Court 99, 135, 260
Juvenile Court Work 138
Kansas State Fair Association 209
Land Surveys, Early 79

Langdon
Bank 251, 253
Incorporation 314
Location 314
Mail Service 224
Newspaper 240
Postmasters 220
Schools 230

Langdon Township 115
Lawsuit, First 110
Legal Profession 254
Lerado 222, 241
Leslie 221
Lewis-Clark Expedition 34
Lincoln Township 114
Little River Township 111, 112, 179, 180
Loda Township 119, 120
Long Expedition 34
Louisiana Purchase 34
Machine-gun Company 303
Mail Routes 214
Marriage, First 82
Marriage Licenses 139
Medford Township 116
Medical Profession 247
Medical Society 249
Medora 221, 314
Methodist Church 243, 245
Miami Township 117
Military Record 269, 299
Mills 200, 212
Missouri Pacific Railroad 188
Music 306
Musical Jubilee 307
Netherland 222
Newspapers 237

Nickerson
Bank 252
Beginning of 310
Bonds 179, 180
Churches, Early 245
Incorporation 311
Mail Service 224, 311
Newspapers 240, 311
Postmasters 217
Railroad Interests 183
Schools 311
Townsite 310

Nickerson College 235
Nickerson Township, See Grant Township.
Ninnescah Creek 53
Ninnescah Township 123
Ninth Judicial District 263
North Hayes Township 117
Olcott 241
Orchards 204
Organization of Townships 110
Organizing the County 98
Osage Indians 54
Osage Trust Lands 57

Partridge
Location 313
Mail Service 224
Name 313
Newspaper 241
Postmasters 218
Railroads 313
Schools 230
Physical Appearance of County 42

Physicians, Early 247
Pike, Zebulon 46
Political Parties
Press, the 327
Pretty Prairie 221, 224, 241, 251, 253

Plevna
Bank 252, 253
Location 314
Mail Service 224
Newspaper 241
Postmasters 218
Schools 230

Plevna Township 121
Postmasters 216
Postoffices 214
Powder Explosion 89
Prairie Dogs 43
Prairie Fires 202
Precipitation 397
Presbyterian Church 244
Primary Law 127
Probate Judges 99, 135, 260
Prohibition Question 125
Railroads 73, 88, 176, 182, 188, 193, 367
Rainfall 397
Rebate Hearings 367
Red Cross Society 249
Register of Deeds 99, 156
Reno Center 218
Reno County High School 235
Reno County Medical Society 249
Reno Township 110, 181
Representatives 165
Roads 174
Rock Island Railroad 88
Roscoe Township 121
Rural Free Delivery 223
Rural High Schools 229
Rural Schools 228
Salt Creek 53
Salt Creek Township 115, 116
Salt Creek Village 218
Salt Industry 356, 366
School Districts 225
School Statistics 231
Schools 225
Senators, State 170
Settlement of the County 76
Sheriff 99
Silo, First 87
Spanish-American War 301
Standardized Schools 230
Star Mail Routes 214
State Fair 207
State Militia 299
State Senators 170
State Tax 184
Streams 45
Sumner Township 119
Superintendents of County Schools 110, 235
Surveys, Early 79

Sylvia City—
Bank 251, 252, 253
Bonds 180
Mail Service 224
Mill 213
Newspapers 240, 241
Postmasters 217

Sylvia Township 122
Temperature 390
Tharp, Zeno 115, 116, 237
Threshing Machine, First 82
Township Organizations 110
Towns of Reno County 310
Trails, Early 67
Treasurer 99
Treaties with Indians 55
Troy Township 115, 116

Turon
Bank 251
Location 314
Mail Service 224
Mill 213
Name 315
Postmasters 220
Townsite 315

Universalist Church 246
Valley Township 111, 202
Valuations 181, 184
Veterans of Civil War in Reno 209
Walnut Township 122
Water and Light Plant, Early 92
Weather Records 390
Wild Game 43
Wild Geese 42
Wilkinson, Lieutenant 41
World War 303
Yoder 219
Yoder Township 117
Zenith 217