Genealogy and History Fair, at Pottorf Hall, CICO Park, Manhattan, Kansas, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Saturday August 24, 2019. Admission is free. Sponsored by the Riley County Genealogical Society, the Riley County Historical Society and Museum and the Manhattan/Riley County Preservation Alliance.
Speakers: 10:30 a.m. Jim Sherow, Chisholm Trail and Joseph McCoy; 11:30 a.m. Patricia Wadick and Vicki Holverson, Creating Your Family Books: The Write Time; 12:30 p.m. Sara Fisher, Researching your House; 1:30 p.m. Nolan Sump, historical reenactor, Governor Nehemiah Green, 1881.
Information Tables on Genealogy & Historical Societies, Museums, personal history projects, & more. Kansas History Book Corner with author interviews. Performances by Ron Wilson, Kansas Poet Lariat and Roy Bird, Kansas and Cowboy songs. See web site for a more detailed schedule of events.
- Occurs Saturday, August 24th, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm