This web site is for WICHITACOUNTY, Kansas. Not the City of Wichita
Leoti, Wichita County, Kansas
P.O. Box 1561
201 N. 4th St.
Tuesday thru Friday 1:00-5:00PM
Saturday and Sunday 2:00-5:00PM
Closed Mondays-will open by appointment
Our main Museum building is handicap accessible.
A chair lift is available to access the basement. There are wheel chairs available
on the first floor and in the basement.
Museum (main building) collections include: 36-star American flag with an Abraham
Lincoln connection, old general store, Western history, fossils, saddles, extensive
military from Civil War to Desert Storm, military paintings, toys, wedding, musical
instruments, dental, glassware, quilts, and an “Old Town” Leoti, and much more.
Politics, The Press, Voter Fraud, and Shell Corporations.
Wyatt Earp, Bat Masterson, Doc Holiday, and Wild West Gunmen.
Hatred, Lies, and Murder.
American’s bloodiest county seat battle happened in Wichita County, Kansas in 1887
as two fledgling towns raced for a winner-takes-all election. Told through the eyes
of competing newspaper editors, But The Blood reveals that there are always two sides
to every story. But who was really in the right? How far would each side go to win?
And, in the end, what would victory cost?