Sometime around 1664, some Taos Pueblos decided on a bold move—they escaped New Mexico and fled to Kansas.
The singing cowboy is by no means a Hollywood invention. History records the fact that cowboys always sang, starting back when cattle trails began.
The original AAA left a lasting legacy. By 1940, 6 million farmers were receiving subsidies. Farm commodities have been subsidized ever since.
The theory was simple. If consumers had to compete a little harder to obtain commodities, farmers would receive more income for those commodities.
A variety of maps and chronologies make it easy to see at a glance how Kansas county boundaries have changed over the years.
There is nothing Josh Bramlett wants more than a dog. And his father Eben has just the plan to make this dream come true! Scrub cattle run wild across Florida, just waiting to be rounded up and driven to market—a market hungry for beef in the days just after the Civil War. If you loveContinue reading “Brave the Wild Trail”
Charles “Buffalo” Jones has the distinction of being one of the first and most dedicated to save the bison from extinction.
The notion that The Wonderful Wizard of Oz might be allegorical is common. Most experts vary in their opinions of what the allegory is about.
Most scientists would agree on the perfect conditions for storing seeds. However, most deny that seeds found in Egyptian tombs have ever germinated.
Pike’s Peak and the Colorado Gold Rush—topics that are familiar to many. But did you know that Colorado Gold Rush is something of a misnomer?