It’s Impossible To Forget The Catastrophic Kansas Flood Of 1903
For many Kansans, certain years are marked with a natural disaster that affected a good portion of the state. Though it’s safe to say you weren’t alive for this event, the flood of 1903 should never be forgotten. There were many floods in this area, but the one that hit Topeka that year was by far the worst of them all. Let’s take a look back through history and remember what happened that day.
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Though you may or may not remember this event, the plane crash in Kansas that destroyed a whole neighborhood is also something we should never forget. What are some other events that left their mark on Kansas’ history? Feel free to share with us in the comments below.
Born and raised Kansan, Clarisa has lived in both tiny towns and cities during her time here in the Sunflower State, mostly in the south central area. Clarisa is a stay-at-home mother of one crazy kid, three cats, and two reptiles, and has been writing anything and everything since she's held a pencil, though Kansas and fantasy novels take up most of her time.
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