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1. History of Johnson County, Kansas History of Johnson County, Kansas //1915 Recollections of S.T. Seaton concerning the early days of Johnson County and the town of Olathe. The excerpt includes detailed descriptions of border warfare in Olathe and surrounding areas, including...

2. History of Johnson County, Kansas History of Johnson County, Kansas //1915 Item describing three Confederate guerilla raids into Gardner, Kansas, a town on the Santa Fe Trail some 30 miles southwest of Kansas City, Missouri.

3. History of Johnson County, Kansas History of Johnson County, Kansas //1915 Historical description of the town of Aubry, Kansas, which was located approximately 20 miles south of Kansas City, Missouri on the Kansas side of the state line. Due to its proximity to Missouri, the...

4. History of Johnson County, Kansas History of Johnson County, Kansas //1915 Description of the political situation in Johnson County during the late 1850's. The terrorizing of the Quaker Mission by Missouri border ruffians in August, 1856 is described, as well as the emergence...

5. Thomas Johnson Thomas Johnson March 29, 1905 Item describing the murder of Thomas Johnson by bushwhackers in 1865. Johnson, a founder of the Shawnee Methodist Mission, was shot through his front door by men attempting to rob his home.