Stanley, Johnson County

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Title

Stanley, Johnson County

Subject

Swallowed Whole: Stanley, Johnson County, Kansas, 1866-1985

Description

The following paper is a history of the town of Stanley, Oxford Township, Johnson County, Kansas. Stanley was an unincorporated community that was annexed by Overland Park in 1985 despite resistance from residents. The information was mainly compiled from old newspaper articles, a book on the early history of the area, and from interviews of former Stanley locals.

Creator

Griffin Page

Publisher

Chapman Center for Rural Studies

Date

Fall 2013

Contributor

Department of History, Kansas State University

Rights

Chapman Center for Rural Studies

Format

PDF

Type

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Citation

Griffin Page, “Stanley, Johnson County,” Lost Kansas Communities, accessed June 24, 2017, http://lostkscommunities.omeka.net/items/show/147.