KANSAS Fun Facts!

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River carves Kansas

_____________ The state of Kansas, on the United States map, is almost a perfect rectangle, were it not for the northeast corner. The River did it! The Missouri River, that is. This river altered the Kansas almost perfect rectangle shape, by carving its signature in the northeast corner. The Missouri streams from the northwest, cuts …

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For Women’s Rights!

_____________ Kansas became a state in 1861 and from the start, Kansas women have been integral in campaigning for their right to vote. They began with fighting for rights in district school elections, where they accomplished limited voting rights for widows with children. Kansas women, and the organizations they led, continued fight, and won the …

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The Time Zones

_____________Most of the state is in the Central Time Zone — with the exception of the region along the western border.Cheyenne County is in the top, northwest corner of the state. The four counties directly south of this county are in the Mountain Time Zone. These counties are, starting north: Sherman, Wallace, Greeley and Hamilton. …

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