Doniphan and Grand Village des Canzas, Doniphan County

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Title

Doniphan and Grand Village des Canzas, Doniphan County

Subject

Doniphan, Doniphan County
Early Kansa Indian village at the location of Doniphan, Kansas

Description

This is a study concerning the disappearance of the Kansas Indian village of the “Grand Village des Canzes” and the destruction of the town of Doniphan. It is theorized that these two civilizations were created at the same site due to the location by the Missouri river. It is also hypothesized that the Missouri River caused the destruction at both of these establishments.

Creator

Frank Martello

Publisher

The Chapman Center for Rural Studies

Date

Spring 2012

Rights

The Chapman Center for Rural Studies

Relation

Kansas State University, Department of History

Format

pdf

Type

Document

Geolocation

Citation

Frank Martello, “Doniphan and Grand Village des Canzas, Doniphan County,” Lost Kansas Communities, accessed April 25, 2018, http://lostkscommunities.omeka.net/items/show/91.