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John Brown in the News

25 Notable Kansans Kansas Governor Sam Brownback announced the 25 Most Notable Kansans between Aug 15 and Sept 18, 2011. The full list and exhibit information is here. Each week the Governor unveiled 5 of the Notable Kansans at a special event. The list was compiled as part of the 150 year celebration of Kansas. Read More

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Ruth Brown reflected fondly on the memory of her father

  This article was written by Grady Atwater, administrator of the John Brown State Historic Site in Osawatomie Kansas. After the article, I have added some genealogical information about Ruth.  Osawatomie Graphic News (link to original article)  John Brown’s daughter, Ruth, remembered her father as a loving, but sometimes stern father with whom she was very Read More