Transcription of this history is a project that has been in progress for several years by the students at Baxter Springs Middle School.
Volumes 1 and 2 contain the history of Kansas.
Volumes 3, 4, and 5 contain biographies of the people of Kansas.
We have completed the transcribing of this 5 volume set, over 2700 pages.
We plan to start creating an all name index. For more information, contact Carolyn Ward, instructor. email@example.com
last updated 12/15/2000
Baxter Springs Middle School students and their instructors are transcribing these volumes. We are striving to be as accurate as possible, If you find an error, please let us know.
If you know more information about these individuals and would be willing to share that information with others, please send the information including the source to: Carolyn Ward, P. O. Box 77, Columbus, KS 66725, firstname.lastname@example.org
A Standard History of Kansas and Kansans, written and compiled by William E. Connelley, Chicago : Lewis, 1918. 5 v. (lvi, 2731 p.,  leaves of plates) : ill., maps (some fold.), ports. ; 27 cm. Biography index prepared by Carolyn Ward, instructor from USD 508, Baxter Springs Middle School, Baxter Springs, Kansas.
Also available, Volumes 4 & 5 of A standard history of Kansas and Kansans, written and compiled by William E. Connelley. [Revised ed.] Chicago : Lewis Publishing Co., 1919, c1918. 5 v. (xlviii, 2530 p.,  leaves of plates) : ill., maps (some fold.), ports. ; 27 cm.
Note, this 1919 publication contains additional biographies not available in the 1918 publication.