The Traveling Trunk provides students with hands-on information about the significance of Nicodemus history and the contribution of African Americans in the westward expansion of the United States. The trunk contains reproduction clothing, books, teacher's lesson plans, and other educational materials. Lessons are intended for 4th to 8th grade students.
The trunk may be checked out at no charge, except for shipping to its next destination or for returning it to the Park via FEDEX, UPS or Post Office. The duration of the trunk loan will be determined by availably.
Click here for an application.
Click here for contents of trunk.
For more information contact Park Ranger Phyllis Howard at:
Nicodemus National Historic Site
304 Washington Ave
Nicodemus, Kansas 67625
The materials in the traveling trunks were provided by a grant from the National Park Foundation.