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 List of Kansas Counties

Alden | Chase | Geneseo | Little RIver | Lyons | Raymond | Sterling

Homesteading in Rice County

Raymond

The oldest town in Rice County with its original name, Raymond was founded when the Santa Fe Railroad built its line to the area in the early 1870's. It became an inspection point for the cattle that were coming in from Texas.

The ethnicity of its settlers is unknown.

Sources

"Rice County Centennial: Land of Quivira." Rice County Centennial Committee, 1971.

 

Hours and Contacts

Monday,April 21 Forsyth will close at 10 pm because of no electricity

Spring Hours:
Sun:             1:00 pm - 2:00 am
Mon-Thurs: 7:30 am - 2:00 am
Friday:         7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Sat:            10:00 am - 5:00 pm

For current month(s) and detailed information, please select desired month under announcements (below).

Phone: 785.628.4434
Fax: 785.628.4096
Contacts Directory
Mailing Address:
   Forsyth Library
   600 Park Street
   Hays, KS 67601
Physical Address:

   502 South Campus Drive
   Hays, KS 67601-4099

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