Olathe, the City Beautiful
Vol 3DVD - 2011
A Foundation to Build upon: J.C. Nichols: One of the top urban developers of all time, Jesse Clyde Nichols was born and raised in Olathe, Kansas. THe pranks that were played on young JC and the enormous success he had in his early life all played a role in shaping this great man.
Broken Silence: Kansas School for the Deaf: For 150 years the Kansas School for the Deaf has called Olathe home. This institution has shaped the lives of thousands of deaf students, contributed much to the story of our country and played a vital role within the community of Olathe.
From Library Staff
JCLMargaretO Jul 09, 2018
This five volume series explores the sometimes quiet, sometimes tumultuous times of a growing community. The information incorporates personal accounts, photos, and reenactments relating to the Mahaffie family, Quantrill, the Naval Air Station, and much, much more. The series concludes with Civil... Read More »