Bourassa's Mill, Wabaunsee County

Title

Bourassa's Mill, Wabaunsee County

Subject

Reconstruction of a French-Indian settlement called Bourassa's Mill.

Description

Author uses historic documents, genealogical inquiry, and filed work to document the community of Bourassa's Mill. This was not a traditional town but was an important stopping place for travelers on the Oregon Trail. It also supplies the surrounding indian community living on the Potawatomi Reserve essential staples.

Creator

Melissa Slagel

Publisher

The Chapman Center for Rural Studies

Date

Fall 2011

Rights

The Chapman Center for Rural Studies

Relation

Kansas State University, Department of History

Format

pdf

Type

Document

Geolocation

Citation

Melissa Slagel, “Bourassa's Mill, Wabaunsee County,” Lost Kansas Communities, accessed November 22, 2019, https://lostkscommunities.omeka.net/items/show/106.