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ⓘ Auburn, Kansas




Auburn, Kansas
                                     

ⓘ Auburn, Kansas

In July 1854, John W. Brown came to this area and found it highly suitable for a homestead. He acquired 800 acres 3.2 km 2 through bartering with local Indians. He later returned home to Missouri to tell his family and friends about the area. Some returned with him. In 1856, Mr. Brown along with M. C. Dickey, Loring Farnsworth and Henry Fox pre-empted 320 acres 1.3 km 2 for the purpose of a town. They christened it Brownville, although it was changed in 1857 to present name "Auburn" due to the fact there was another settlement with the same name. This was before the introduction of postal codes. It was located on the California Road and work began at once on the many buildings needed in a town of Brownvilles size. Two daily stage lines brought mail and people to the town and business was very good.

The city itself contains several businesses. There is a gas station BP, dentist, veterinary clinic, chiropractor, pizzeria, liquor store, dollar General, which opened in late 2009 and award the sale of used cars and other. Most residents of the city of Auburn to get to other nearby towns for work, often of a topic. Currently, there are three churches in Auburn, Presbyterian, Christian and Methodist. Community center Auburn is a public library. Many people in Auburn also belong to groups such as the lions club Red, the Association of volunteers in Auburn, the boy Scouts of America, and the red ball of the Association. Rental of premises for meetings / events at the civic center chestnut and chestnut community center of the former gymnasium.

Auburn has full-time police station with two patrol cars and a fully equipped volunteer fire Shawnee County fire station No. 2. There is also the operational management of road and utilities.

                                     
  • the Kansas River in the northeastern part of Douglas County. It has its sources in the township of Auburn and waters the southern sections of Auburn Williamsport
  • The 2006 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 2006 NCAA Division I FBS football season. Head coach Tommy Tuberville served
  • The 2019 20 Auburn Tigers men s basketball team represents Auburn University during the 2019 20 NCAA Division I men s basketball season as a member of
  • Mexico State, Kansas North Carolina, and Kentucky to advance to their first Final Four in school history where they lost to Virginia. Auburn finished the
  • The 1978 Auburn Tigers football team achieved an overall 6 4 1 record under third - year head coach Doug Barfield and failed to receive an invitation to
  • was extended to that point. It was platted in 1886 under the name of Mt. Auburn The first post office in Stilwell was established in June 1888. It was
  • The 1988 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1988 NCAA Division I - A football season. Coached by Pat Dye, the team finished
  • The 1987 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1987 NCAA Division I - A football season. Coached by Pat Dye, the team finished
  • The 1979 Auburn Tigers football team achieved an overall record of 8 3 under head coach Doug Barfield, which would be his best season as head coach. The

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