Lonnie Patterson took this photo of his grandfather, Russell Woofter in 2005 as Russell cared for his cattle herd at his Dover, Kansas ranch. Russell retired from ranching in the fall of 2005 at the age of 90 after raising cattle for more than 60-years. Photo courtesy Jerry and Jane Patterson.
Mark your Calendar!
Fall Tour October 16th at 1 pm.
Big Pasture Country of Western Wabaunsee County. We will meet at the museum in Alma at 1:00 and then head West!
Wabaunsee County, On the Map
1885 Wabaunsee County Plat Map – Pages scanned by Greg Hoots and assembled and stitched by Tom Parish.
Map of school districts in Wabaunsee County in 1882.
Wabaunsee County Schools
Pavilion School boys enjoy a game of marbles during recess. This photo, dated 1936 identifies the boys, left to right as Dan Glover, Dale Feyh, Dale Townsend and Bill Ekart.
Wabaunsee County Video Recollections
Explore Flint Hills Caves
View photographer Tom Parish's unique views of Flint Hills caves and cellars.