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Historic Homes of Lawrence Kansas

Created by Clio Admin on June 7th 2020, 3:20:35 pm.

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This driving tour of historic homes begins at the former home of James Naismith and influential Kansas University chancellor Frank Strong. The tour includes landmark homes affiliated with Quantrill's Raid, Bleeding Kansas, and the development of Lawrence and the University of Kansas. The trail concludes at a stately Gilded Era home built by a wealthy merchant that is known locally as "The Castle."