Nicodemus, Kansas is the only remaining western community established by African Americans after the Civil War. Having an important role in American History, the town symbolizes the pioneering spirit of these ex-slaves who fled the war-torn South in search of “real” freedom and a chance to restart their lives.

The people of Nicodemus liked to celebrate during the 1880’s. Holidays included Emancipation Day (August 1) and the day the

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