The town of Alta Vista was under construction when this 1887 photograph was taken. The man in the foreground right is Buffalo Smith and the boy to his right is identified as Herman Syring, Sr. The two-story building in the left center of this view is the Messenger Store, the first building constructed in Alta Vista.
Longren Aircraft Lands at Alma
This is one of three photos of Albin Longren's Model AK airplane at Alma, Kansas while he was giving an airshow for a crowd This view, circa 1922, was photographed by Selma Steinmeyer Schultz. Photo Courtesy Keith Schultz.
Explore Flint Hills Caves
View photographer Tom Parish's unique views of Flint Hills caves and cellars.