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14 Things You Probably Didn't Know About The State Of Kansas

8.) Fort Riley was originally established to protect settlers and trade along the Oregon and Santa Fe Trails.

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2015 Manhattan Kansas Visitors Guide

2015 Manhattan Kansas Visitors Guide The official guide to Manhattan, Kansas. www.manhattancvb.org

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The U. S. Cavalry Museum is located in Fort Riley's historic main post district. Originally constructed in 1855 for use as a hospital, the building was remodeled and became headquarters to the Cavalry and Light Artillery School in 1890.

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Fort Riley is an active Army Post located in northeast Kansas. Built in 1853 it served as a Cavalry post and the famous 'Buffalo Soldiers' were stationed there along with Gen. George Custer. The post was home to the famed 'Big Red One" from 1955-1996

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Fort Riley, KS Lived here for a spell....plus I went back to visit friends!

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10 Free Things to Do in Manhattan, Kansas

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