Constitution Hall - Bleeding Kansas Series

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A series of talks and dramatic interpretations on the violent conflict over the slavery issue in Kansas Territory 1854 - 1861.

January 26 - Rise of the New Confederacy - a Kansas Day program by Anthony Hensley, educator and Democratic leader, Kansas Senate

February 2 - Scattered to the Four Winds: General Order No. 11 and Martial Law in Jackson County, Missouri, 1863 - Ralph A. Monaco II, Esq., author, Jackson County (Missouri) Historical Society and living historian. Book signing after presentation.

February 9 - One Woman's Right in Kansas - Lawton R. Nuss, Chief Justice, Kansas Supreme Court, and remarks by Matt Veatch,  State Archivist, Kansas Historical Society

February 16 - Bellicosity Endorsed: The 1855 Lexington Pro-Slavery Convention - Timothy C. Westcott, Associate Professor of History, Park University

February 23 - Free State Kansas: The Wyandotte Constitutional Convention - Ed Shutts, Wyandotte County historian and lecturer