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'But, Will This Still be 'Demus?"
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Title'But, Will This Still be 'Demus?"
AbstractArticle describes the past and present of Nicodemus, Kansas. The town was founded in 1877 by about 60 African American families from the Lexington, Kentucky, area who were intent on establishing a "Free State colony."
NotesIn 1996, five historic properties in the town of Nicodemus were designated as a National Historic Site, and are now managed by the National Park Service.
AuthorSherda Williams
DateSpring, 2004
SourceJournal of the Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society
LocationPeriodical
Volume23
Number1
Page9-12
Local SubjectAbolitionists
Pioneers
Nicodemus, Kansas
African Americans
IllustrationsYes
Item TypeMagazine Article
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Item ID211990
CONTENTdm number20513
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