Signed into Statehood on January 29, 1861

KANSAS

34th State

Capital: Topeka

 

PLACES TO SEE:

  • Topeka

  • Kansas City

  • Kansas City Zoo

  • Dodge City

 

Topeka, Kansas

 

Named from the Sioux meaning "southwind people," and nicknamed The Sunflower State. Kansas is bordered by Colorado to the west; Missouri to the east; Nebraska to the north and Oklahoma to the south. 

Kansas's highest peak is Mount Sunflower at 4,039 feet, the 28th highest in the United States. The lowest point is at the Verdigris River which is 680 feet above sea level.

 

NOTE: I HAVE BEEN TO TOPEKA, WICHITA, KANSAS CITY, THE KANSAS CITY ZOO, DODGE CITY, GARDEN CITY, GREAT BEND, AND ATCHISON.

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