- Historic Sites
William Allen White House
Visit the showplace home of William Allen White, nationally known newspaperman and author. From the 1890s through World War II, White influenced state and national politics through his writings from the heartland town of Emporia. White looms particularly large in the colorful politics of his home state, debating the Populists of the 1890s and battling against the Ku Klux Klan in the 1920s. Tour his home and gardens and come to know William Allen White, his family, and their stories.