Colorful drawing of American Flag waving free     Happy Fourth of July!

We wish you an Independence Day full of joy, inspiration, and appreciation of our country!

And we invite you to join in the celebration of our nation's birthday -- July 4, 1776 -- by browsing these KanColl selections:

A Fourth of July Speech

--from Tales and Trails of Wakarusa,
by A. M. Harvey

The Pledge of Allegiance

First Fourth of July Celebration
in Kansas 132 Years Ago

--from the July 1936 issue of
Progress in Kansas

Old postcard showing two children, a boy as Uncle Sam, a girl as Lady Liberty, against a red, white and blue banner

A Postcard from Jude Glad

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