Elk County Longton, KS

 Arthur  Capper

Publisher, Statesman, Philanthropist

Sketch of Arthur Capper's boyhood home in Longton, Kansas
Arthur Capper's Boyhood Home in Longton, KS

Herbert Capper, father of Arthur Capper, former governor, senator, and founder of Capper's Weekly, named the town and owned the first hardware store in Longton.

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September 25, 2007 / Lotus McDow / Longton, Kansas / city@sktc.net

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