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Jackalopes, Hodags, and Other Larger than Life Myths from the American Road.

Date(s): 10/19/2014

2pm

Harvey County Historical Museum. 203 Main Street. Newton, Kansas.
Event. Jackalopes, Hodags, and Other Larger than Life Myths from the American Road. Johnny Kaw shaped Kansas’ landscape with his oversized scythe. Lonesome cowboys first sited the mythical Jackalope while riding the range. Explore roadside monuments from across America, the origins of the legends that led to them, and the stories of the people who crafted them. Presented by Erika Nelson thanks to the Kansas Humanities Council Speakers Bureau. Free.
Debra D. Hiebert, Museum Director
PO Box 4, 203 Main Street 67114
316-283-2221

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