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Accession# 2006.21
Date 05/03/2010
Description The Old Nemaha County Jail and Sheriff's Residence is not the home of the Sheriff any more but the Nemaha County Historical Society. This building was constructed in 1879 and served as the County Jail until 1977. The oldest sheriffs residence and jail standing in Kansas is located at 112 North Sixth Street in Seneca. The Nemaha County Jail and Sheriff's Residence was recognized for its importance to the community, state and nation when it was accepted to the Kansas State Historic Registry on November 8, 2003.
Collection Seneca Historic Photos
Object Name Print, Photographic
Title The Nemaha County Jail
Source Stallbaumer, Ken and Mildred