Log Chain, Nemaha County

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Title

Log Chain, Nemaha County

Subject

National Impact Causes the Destruction of a Kansas Town:
Log Chain, Nemaha County, Kansas, 1860s-1870s

Description

The town of Log Chain played an important role in one of the most famous mail carrying passages in the United States; however, when national factors such as the railroads were developed and the Pony Express died, Log Chain followed in close pursuit.

Creator

Katelyn Deters

Publisher

The Chapman Center for Rural Studies

Date

Fall 2010

Rights

The Chapman Center for Rural Studies

Relation

Kansas State University, Department of History

Format

PDF

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Citation

Katelyn Deters, “Log Chain, Nemaha County,” Lost Kansas Communities, accessed September 19, 2017, http://lostkscommunities.omeka.net/items/show/34.