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Ford County Historical Society
Dodge City, Kansas

History of Dodge City
Ford County, Kansas (KS)

  • Ford County, Kansas, Cutler's History of Kansas, 1883, KanColl
  • Kansas Plains and Emigrant Tribes, Native American, Old West Kansas
  • Francisco Vasquez de Coronado, near old west Fort Dodge, Kansas
  • Map: Ford County, Kansas, 1883, KanColl
  • Map: Ford County, KS, 1895, LivGenMI
  • Kansas Historic Trails, Old West Kansas
  • Santa Fe Trail History, Kansas Heritage Group
  • Santa Fe Trail Report, 1910-1911, KanColl
  • Pioneer Trails From U.S. Land Surveys KS Heritage
  • Charles Goodnight PBS The West
  • Kansas Frontier Forts, Old West Kansas
  • Fort Atkinson, KS, Santa Fe Trail Research Site
  • Fort Dodge, Kansas, Santa Fe Trail Research Site
  • Kansas Forts During the Civil War Old West Kansas
  • The Military Post in the Frontier Defense of Kansas, 1868-1869
  • Cattle Trade of the West and Southwest, McCoy's Historic Sketches, 1874, KanColl
  • The Jones and Plummer Trail As It Crossed Meade County
  • Ford County Towns History
  • Great Western Trail 1874-1886: Texas to Dodge City
  • Dodge City History, Kansas Heritage Center and FCHS
  • Dodge City, The Cowboy Capital Historical Marker
  • Dodge City, The Cowboy Capital and the Great Southwest; by Robert M. Wright, 1913
  • Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad, Old West Kansas
  • Kansas Trails Cattle Trails, Old West Kansas
  • Pioneer Trails From U.S. Land Surveys Kansas Heritage Group
  • Kansas Gunfighters, Old West Kansas
  • Dodge City Peace Commission, 1883 Old West photograph
  • H.B. (Ham) Bell, Deputy U.S. Marshal, Pioneer Sheriff, Mayor of Dodge City
  • Wyatt Earp Deposition, 1878, Concerning 'Skunk Curley', Dodge City
  • Benjamin Cardozo Meets Gunslinger Bat Masterson, NY State Bar Association Journal
  • A Cowboy in Dodge City, by Andy Adams, 1882
  • Spearville, Cutler's History of Kansas, 1883,
  • Fred Harvey House Hotels, Lunchrooms, Restaurants
  • Ford County Listed Historic Places [database using National Register of Historic Places records]
  • Images of Ford County Towns, Wichta State University Libraries
  • Old West Photographs, Braddock Archive FCHS
  • First Dodge City AAA 150-mile auto race 1916
  • Dodge City, Kansas; Hollywood For A Day, by Susan L. Sutton, Movie House History
  • Other Sites of Interest

  • AmDocs: Documents for the Study of American History, 1850s 1400s to 2000s
  • American Frontier Reenactment Guild
  • American West History
  • Boot Hill Museum, Dodge City
  • Center for Great Plains Studies, Emporia State University
  • Center for Kansas Studies, Washburn University, Topeka
  • Cooking In Kansas Cookbooks, Recipes, Pioneer, Cowboy Food
  • Dodge City, Kansas Community Networks
  • Dodge City Tourism & Southwest Kansas Tourism
  • Ford County Government
  • Journal of the West [new address at subscription site]
  • Kansas Official History Site
  • Kansas History Gateway, WWW-VL: History:
  • Kansas Collection, KanColl
  • Kansas Community Networks Kansas Towns & Counties
  • Kansas Folklore Society, Paola
  • Kansas Genealogical Society, Dodge City
  • Kansas Heritage Center, Dodge City
  • Kansas Heritage Group Web Sites
  • Kansas History Web Sites Tribes, Trails, Forts, Pioneers
  • Kansas History Resources Kansas Museums, Genealogy, Libraries
  • Kansas Historical Quarterly, KanColl
  • Kansas Humanities Council, Topeka
  • Kansas Interactive Genealogy
  • Kansas Museum of History, Topeka
  • Kansas State Historical Society, Topeka
  • Kansas State Library, Topeka
  • Old West Kansas Kansas Heritage Group
  • OldWestHistory.Net G.S. McLelland
  • Old West Web Sites from around the world
  • Old West Museums, WWW-VL: American West
  • Racing In Kansas Kansas Race Tracks, Racing History
  • Santa Fe Trail Association, Fort Larned
  • WWW-VL: History: Spanish History
  • Spencer Research Library, Kansas Collection KU
  • Women of the West Online, Autry Museum
  • WWW-VL: History: United States History
  • WWW-VL: History: USA Civil War
  • WWW-VL: US History Museums
  • WWW-VL: US Historical Sites
  • WWW-VL: Web Stacks: Electronic Research Library

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    Site author: George Laughead Jr., Website Tools at www.vlib.us. Site maintained on the Kansas State Library BlueSkyways site. Thanks to Dr. Lynn H. Nelson, Professor Emeritus, History, the University of Kansas, author of HNSource, the first history site on the Web. Updated: 16 May 2008