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Memorial Building
101 S. Lincoln
P.O. Box 907
Chanute, KS 66720
Ph: (620) 431-5200
Fx: (620) 431-5209
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Historical Society Museum
Discover Chanute's History
PostcardThe Chanute Historical Society invites you to visit the Museum of Chanute History located south of the historic Santa Fe Railroad Depot. Exhibits include a replica of Octave Chanute's 1896 biplane glider, which was once displayed in the Smithsonian in Washington DC, historic artifacts from the Santa Fe Railroad and Harvey House, collections from pro baseball player Paul Lindblad and basketball great Ralph Miller, an assortment of memorabilia from the southeast Kansas oil industry, and much more.

About the Historical Society
The Chanute Historical Society is a non-profit organization whose mission is to preserve and protect historical artifacts relating to Chanute and the surrounding area. The society meets the second Tuesday of each month at 2:30 pm at the Historical Museum located on East Elm Street in downtown Chanute. The public is invited.

Slide Show
View a slide show of the Chanute Historical Society's prize collection of beautiful antique Chanute postcards.

Contact
Historical Society Museum
0 East Elm
P.O. Box 259
Chanute, KS 66720

Warren Alford - (620) 431-1294
Jim Whaley - (620) 431-0297

Hours
Saturday & Sunday
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
May - September

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Memorial Building
101 S. Lincoln
P.O. Box 907
Chanute, KS 66720
Ph: (620) 431-5200
Fx: (620) 431-5209
Email the City of Chanute