Black Wolf, Kansas facts for kids
|Black Wolf, Kansas|
KDOT map of Ellsworth County (legend)
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A post office was opened in Black Wolf in 1879, closed temporarily in 1908, reopened a few months later and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1953. According to tradition, "Black Wolf" was the name of a local Indian. Black Wolf was a station on the Union Pacific Railroad.
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