Archive for Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Historic figures coming to life at historical society meeting

September 17, 2013

Susan B. Anthony, Carrie Nation and John Taylor all will come to life at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Tongaoxie Community Historic Site, 201 W. Washington St.

Local residents Kathy Peak, Keyta Kelly and Jeff Brandau will portray Anthony, Nation and Taylor respectively.

Anthony was arrested for voting illegally, Nation a prohibition activist and Taylor a Civil War hero and former Leavenworth police chief.

Comments

William Peak 7 months ago

This will be a nice program. Please bring your children and find out some history about the people who frequented our area. Anthony was arrested for voting in the 1872 Presidential election.

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