Archives for: February 2010

Post Office on the Freeman Farm

by dennis

According to U.S. Postal Service records, the B.T. Freeman farm had a post office located on it during the 1800s. The old Freeman farm was located about 9 miles north of El Dorado, KS on the West side of US 77. The Woodward post office was established… more »

1917 - Fred Arthur Stackley in Manitou, Colorado

by dennis

My first surprise when gathering information about Fred A. Stackley was to learn he was a resident of Colorado in 1917. Fred Arthur Stackley was born in Kansas near Burns. He made his way to Colorado and registered for the World War I draft on June 5,… more »