Kansas History: Governor Nehemiah Green

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Event Details

Step back into the past with Nolan Sump as he portrays Nehemiah Green, the fourth governor of Kansas. Hear stories of how Green came to Kansas Territory, served in the Civil War, became the governor of Kansas, and more.

Growing up in the community of Green, Kansas, Nolan Sump attended the Green United Methodist Church, ringing the bell that Governor Green gave to the first city that would name itself in his honor. As a token of esteem and wishing to honor a notable Kansan, Nolan decided to portray the governor through this historical performance.

Event Type(s): Adult, Local History
Age Group(s): Adults