Kansas Room

The Kansas Room will reopen on Monday, Feb. 22, 2021. A maximum of two people are allowed at a time. There is a one hour daily library visit per patron, which includes time in the Kansas Room.

The Kansas Room contains historic and genealogical materials for the Leavenworth area and the state of Kansas.

Kansas Room Vertical File Contains news clipping, pamphlets and other information on on Leavenworth and Kansas historical figures and events.

Map Collection Historical and recent maps of Leavenworth city and county and the state of Kansas.

Microfilm The Leavenworth Times is available from 1857 to the present. Census records, city directories, land, divorce, marriage, and naturalization records along with other historic documents are also available. Inquire at Reference desk. Microfilm does not check out.

Photograph Collection Historic photographs of Leavenworth people, businesses and events. Johnny and Annie Johnston Collection containing several thousand images.

Ancestry – Library Edition access from home
Heritage Quest Home access requires a State of Kansas Library e-Card, available for free at the Library’s Reference desk.

Additional Genealogical and Historical Resources

For more information about the Kansas Room resources, contact the Kansas Room Coordinator at (913) 682-5666 ext. 2200 or kansasrm@lvplks.org.