Richmond, Nemaha County

Title

Richmond, Nemaha County

Subject

Author uses geographic thought to locate the town of Richmond, Kansas.

Description

Richmond, settled by Upland Southerners, was the territorial county seat for Nemaha County. Competition with a twin town and differing opinions on slavery led to the Richmond’s abandonment. This study includes early surveys of Richmond Township and photographs of early settlements.

Creator

Neil Bergman

Publisher

The Chapman Center for Rural Studies

Date

Fall 2012

Rights

The Chapman Center for Rural Studies

Relation

Kansas State University, Department of History

Format

pdf

Type

Document

Geolocation

Citation

Neil Bergman, “Richmond, Nemaha County,” Lost Kansas Communities, accessed September 16, 2019, https://lostkscommunities.omeka.net/items/show/117.