Bleeding Kansas http://kcur.org en Past Bleeding Into Present: Quantrill's Raid http://kcur.org/post/past-bleeding-present-quantrills-raid <p>Bleeding Kansas wasn’t just a figurative term, and if you need proof, just look at Quantrill’s Raid on Lawrence.</p><p>On Wednesday's <em><a href="http://kcur.org/programs/date">Up to Date</a></em>, we examine the circumstances that led to the famous massacre, from the 1861 sacking of Osceola in slave-state Missouri to other rising violence of the Civil War with guests Jonathan Earle and Diane Mutti Burke, who edited <em>Bleeding Kansas, Bleeding Missouri: The Long Civil War on the Border</em>.</p><p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Guests:</strong></p> Tue, 20 Aug 2013 21:00:00 +0000 Steve Kraske & Beth Lipoff 42258 at http://kcur.org Past Bleeding Into Present: Quantrill's Raid Kansas History On The Highway http://kcur.org/post/kansas-history-highway <p>From K-7 S, it really doesn’t look like much—just four poles and some kind of stone. If you take the College Avenue exit though, and turn on Hedges Avenue, you’ll come across a parking area that seems to be designated for the mysterious highway monument.</p> Thu, 02 Feb 2012 05:38:51 +0000 Kayla Regan 11778 at http://kcur.org Kansas History On The Highway