Kansas History

This page contains a collection of things that occurred in Kansas during the year 1883. Wherever possible, a link has been provided to a page containing more information.



Jan. 3, 1883 - A large fire struck Columbus, in which ten frame buildings on the south side of the public square were consumed. The total loss was $19,950, upon which there was an insurance of $5,825.

Jan. 11, 1883 - A large fire occurred in the downtown are of Humboldt, resulting the the destruction or damage of several buildings.

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