The Land and the People

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This exhibit, located in the museum gallery, provides the visitor with an overview of the rich history of Riley County through displays of historic photographs and fascinating objects. You will discover what it was like to be a pioneer on the Kansas prairie as you view exhibitions on early settlers such as Isaac Goodnow who helped develop freedom on the Kansas frontier. Other topics in this exhibition include the history of the Kansa Indians, early settlers, agriculture, and business development in Manhattan.