Kansas History

This page contains a collection of things that occurred in Kansas during the year 1893. Wherever possible, a link has been provided to a page containing more information.



December 24, 1893 - The drillers who were hunting for natural gas near Gas, Kansas had only enough coal on hand to run another twelve hours when they struck gas. It turned out to be a good strike. At open flow, production reached up to 4,000,000 cubic feet per day.

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