JAMES C. MALIN is professor of history at the
University of Kansas, Lawrence. He is also president of the Kansas State
Historical Society and associate editor of The Kansas Historical
ROBERT S. FLETCHER is associate professor in the
Department of History at Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio.
MARTHA B. CALDWELL is a member of the staff of the
Kansas State Historical Society.
PAUL H. GIDDENS, professor of history and political
science at Allegheny College, Meadville, Pa., is author of The Birth of the
Oil Industry (New York, The Macmillan Company, 1938).
DOMENICO GAGLIARDO is professor of economics at the University of Kansas,