Equal rights at the ballot box
The fight for women’s voting rights in Kansas was a slow process. Goodland helped show the way to equal rights when its citizens voted for a library tax in 1909.
“the foe of the working man.” The election was tainted because the law “was being stretched to allow women to vote.”
Library becomes arts center
Hunt also built Ennis-Handy House a block to the south on Center. And he built the American Foursquare house across the Center and 12th Street intersection to the Arts Center’s southwest. The street in front of the arts center building is brick. Sherman Theatre and its unmasked treasures are less than a block to the east, at 1203 Main.by