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Oct 04

Celebrate Landmarks

Posted to 150th Anniversary Blog by Kristy Bansemer

Since most structures still standing in Derby date back only a few decades, planning Derby’s sesquicentennial celebration in 2019 prompted discussions about how best to tell Derby’s story. 

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Dec 06

2019, A Year to Remember

Posted to Derby Blog by Kristy Bansemer

The City of Derby’s 150th birthday gave us a good reason to celebrate in 2019. Together, we learned about our history and celebrated our city for growing from its origin in 1869, to a boomtown in the 1950s and 1960s, to today. Derby (pop. 24,000) is now among the 17 largest cities in Kansas.

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