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Celebrating the life of Irene Elizabeth Chapman April 27, 1918-February 4, 2013 of Broughton, Kansas. Irene Chapman was the inspiration for Mark Chapman’s interest in recording the history of Broughton, Kansas, which is now a book Broughton Kansas: Portrait of a Lost Town 1869-1966.Read more here.
The Chapman Center for Rural Studies is an undergraduate research-based center that provides hands-on experience in doing the real work of historians. We are located in 109-112 Leasure Hall in the heart of the Manhattan, Kansas, campus.
The summer office hours are Mondays 9:30-4:30, Tuesdays 9:30-3:30, and Wednesdays are 9:30-4:30. Our main office number is 785-532-0380.
An important ongoing project of the Center is the Lost Town Digital Archive.
For more information, e-mail us at email@example.com or contact the director, Professor Bonnie Lynn-Sherow, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 785-532-0380.