Tag Archives: Quantrill’s Raid

KHC Receives a Major Award

  The Kansas Humanities Council received a 2014 Helen and Martin Schwartz Prize for KHC’s support of #QR1863, a Twitter re-enactment commemorating the 150th anniversary of Quantrill’s Raid on Lawrence, at an awards ceremony at the National Humanities Conference in … Read full article »

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Things to Do: August 21, 2013

In honor of the 150th anniversary of Quantrill’s Raid on Lawrence, KHC has some ideas to help you commemorate the event: 1. Wake up early and follow #QR1863 on Twitter for the “live” Quantrill’s Raid Twitter event. Not on Twitter? No … Read full article »

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Humanities Happenings (8/16-8/21)

Celebrate the start of the school year by attending a humanities event in Kansas. You’ll be sure to learn something new, but you won’t have to do any homework! Hiawatha: Mail & Murals Between 1936 and 1942, the federal government’s … Read full article »

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Quantrill’s Raid and Order Number 11 Script Takes to Twitter

As a follow-up to the successful Shared Stories of the Civil War reader’s theater project, Kansas Humanities Council plans to share the Quantrill’s Raid and Order Number 11 script with the Twitterverse. In commemoration of the 150th anniversary of Quantrill’s … Read full article »

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Introduction: Quantrill’s Raid and Order Number 11

In commemoration of the 150th anniversary of Quantrill’s Raid on Lawrence and the issuance of Order No. 11, KHC is featuring excerpts from the “Quantrill’s Raid and Order Number 11” Shared Stories of the Civil War reader’s theater script. The Shared Stories of … Read full article »

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Civil War on the Western Front

In commemoration of the 150th anniversary of Quantrill’s Raid on Lawrence and the issuance of Order No. 11, KHC is featuring excerpts from the “Quantrill’s Raid and Order Number 11” Shared Stories of the Civil War reader’s theater script. The Shared Stories of … Read full article »

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Remembering the Raid

In commemoration of the 150th anniversary of Quantrill’s Raid on Lawrence and the issuance of Order No. 11, KHC is featuring excerpts from the “Quantrill’s Raid and Order Number 11” Shared Stories of the Civil War reader’s theater script. The Shared Stories of … Read full article »

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Commemorating Victims and Survivors

In commemoration of the 150th anniversary of Quantrill’s Raid on Lawrence and the issuance of Order No. 11, KHC is featuring excerpts from the “Quantrill’s Raid and Order Number 11” Shared Stories of the Civil War reader’s theater script. The Shared Stories of … Read full article »

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Episode Four: The Legacy of Quantrill’s Raid and Order Number 11

In commemoration of the 150th anniversary of Quantrill’s Raid on Lawrence and the issuance of Order No. 11, KHC is featuring excerpts from the “Quantrill’s Raid and Order Number 11” Shared Stories of the Civil War reader’s theater script. The Shared Stories of … Read full article »

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Reminiscences

In commemoration of the 150th anniversary of Quantrill’s Raid on Lawrence and the issuance of Order No. 11, KHC is featuring excerpts from the “Quantrill’s Raid and Order Number 11” Shared Stories of the Civil War reader’s theater script. The Shared Stories of … Read full article »

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