On October 13, 1996, the Kansas State Historical Society presented the following commendation to the Heritage Group for their contributions to presenting history on the Internet. David A. Haury, Assistant Director of KSHS, described to the Society's officers and members the various activities and functions of the Kansas Heritage Group before presenting the commendation. Dick Taylor, director of the Kansas Collection and EKIS websites, accepted the commendation on behalf of Lynn Nelson, creator of the Heritage network, and the entire Heritage Group.

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