Scammon, Kansas, is strictly a mining community, located about ten miles North of Columbus. Scammon has a population of 1694. One bank, total deposits $275,000. Scammon has five churces, two schools, two theatres, electric lights, artesian water, and natural gas, also paved streets. The miners in this community generally owning their own homes.
Ira Clemens Photograph Album, 1923
SpC MS 0016
Kansas -- Cherokee County -- Scammon
Special Collections, Leonard H. Axe Library, Pittsburg State University
Pittsburg State University, Kansas, Axe Library, Special Collections
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