Online Research Links

Riley County Genealogical Society - Research your family history.

Manhattan Public Library - They have Manhattan newspapers dating back to 1859 on microfilm. Others can be obtained through Inter Library Loan. Check with the reference librarian for additional resources.

Kansas State Historical Society - Lots of material relating to Kansas history.

Hale Library at Kansas State University - Library catalog.

Territorial Kansas Online (1854-1861) - See original historical documents, some relating specifically to Riley County; information on important topics of the territorial period; and other resources, including lesson plans for teachers.