Diamond Springs, Morris County

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Title

Diamond Springs, Morris County

Subject

Diamond Springs: A Tale of Two Communities

Description

Diamond Springs first began as a supply point on the Santa Fe Trail, but proslavery forces destroyed it in 1863. After the Civil War, settlers from Illinois founded a new Diamond Springs about three miles south of the original site.

Creator

Meghan A. Blythe

Publisher

Chapman Center for Rural Studies

Date

Fall 2012

Contributor

Kansas State University

Rights

Chapman Center for Rural Studies

Format

PDF

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Citation

Meghan A. Blythe, “Diamond Springs, Morris County,” Lost Kansas Communities, accessed September 21, 2017, http://lostkscommunities.omeka.net/items/show/159.