Historic Wooden Houses in Kansas

High quality wood, when properly treated and installed, can last generations. Here are some Kansas homes that demonstrate the natural material’s durability.

  • Constitution Hall. Built in 1857, Constitution Hall housed the legislative assembly. The clapboard structure is on the National Register of Historic Places and is a National Historic Landmark. The building was a finalist in the “8 Wonders of Kansas” and demonstrates that wooden construction can last.

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  • Wetzel Cabin. This historic log structure was built in 1857 and is now operated by the Geary County Historical Society. The home was moved to a new location in 2004 and restored soon thereafter.
Wetzel Cabin

Wetzel Cabin image via www.gchsweb.org


  • Amelia Earhart Birthplace Museum.  This wood-frame, Gothic-revival cottage was constructed in 1863 and was where Earhart was born, in 1897.
Amelia Earhart Museum

Image via Amelia Earhart Birthplace Museum

 

For your wood house in Kansas, find woodworking supplies at Schutte Lumber in Kansas City. Call us at 888.470.4181 to speak one-on-one with an expert.

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