Thurman, Kansas facts for kids
KDOT map of Chase County (legend)
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Founded in 1874, it experienced a period of decline that concluded in its abandonment in 1944. In 1900, the community was composed of over fifty households, and it included a post office, stores, schools, and a church.
A post office existed in Thurman from August 24, 1874 to January 31, 1909.
The elevation of the Thurman site is 1,394 feet (425 m), and it is located at(38.1008519, -96.5169547), in the southeastern part of the county. Today, the site is located in southern Matfield Township.
- See also: List of books about Chase County, Kansas
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