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Where is Kansas?

Kansas is located and/or known as the middle state Kansas is in the geographic center of the 48 contiguous United States
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Why was Kansas named Bleeding Kansas?

"Bleeding Kansas" \n. \n"Bleeding Kansas" was a term coined and used by Horace Greeley of the New York Tribune to describe the violent hostilities between pro and antisla (MORE)
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What is in Kansas?

There is plenty of people, places, and things in Kansas. Wichita is the world capital of airplanes. Amelia Earhart is a Kansas native along with President Eisenhower. Just bec (MORE)
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Is Kansas City in Kansas?

Kansas City straddles the Kansas & Missouri state border (defined by the Missouri river) hence there is Kansas City, KS and Kansas City, MO.
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How did Kansas get the name Kansas?

Kansas was named after the native American tribe Kansas, people of the Southeast Wind. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/tribes/siouan/kansahist.htm They were nativ (MORE)
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Why is there a Kansas citie in Kansas and in Missouri?

Kansas City is in Kansas and Missouri because Kansas City is a rather large city; it is in Kansas but it crosses over the border and the larger part sits in Missouri, so it is (MORE)
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What can you do in Kansas?

You can ride a horse on a ranch. You could go to Wichita Gardens tosee beautiful plants. The Kansas Capital has murals and statues tosee. You could also see President Eisenhow (MORE)
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How did Kansas get its nickname bleeding Kansas?

Because of the decision to let the local people vote on whether Kansas should be slave or free. Every bully-boy in America, from both sides, descended on this thinly-popula (MORE)
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Is there a Kansas City in Kansas or Missouri?

It makes no sense, but there is both! Kansas City, KS and Kansas City, MO. There is also a place called Kansas, OK (but not Kansas city, just Kansas). Just like Portland. Ther (MORE)