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Customs nominations

The following places were nominated for the 8 Wonders of Kansas Customs. Thanks to those who made the nominations.

Consider the listing as a place to understand a particular custom or the manifestation of a custom, rather than as the custom itself.

1922 Stutz Fire Truck, Seneca
Abilene & Smoky Valley Railroad Steam Engine Excursion Rides
Also Ran Gallery, Norton
Ball of Twine, Cawker City
Belleville High Banks and High Banks Hall of Fame & Auto Racing Museum
Big Pool, Garden City
Bill's Service, Alton
C&R Railroad Museum, Phillipsburg
Coffeyville Boots (World's first boots made for right and left feet)
Comic Book Capital of Kansas, Morland
Cornerstone Coffee Haus Double Horseshoe Soda Fountain, Seneca
Dala clogs, Lindsborg
Dala horses, Lindsborg
Dexter, named for a racehorse
Dorothy's House, Liberal
Ellinwood Underground Tunnels
Emporia: Official Founding City of Veteran's Day
Fences made of Post Rock & Barbed Wire, LaCrosse
Franklin Historic Sidewalk
Greyhound Hall of Fame, Abilene
Grinnell Kansas VFW Stag & Stagette Rocky Mountain Oyster Fry
Heritage of Land of Oz, Liberal, Wamego
High School Football Field: First overtime game in U.S., Goessel
Herr's Memory Lane, Washington
Hollenber's Windmill in the Middle of the Main Street
Holton Livestock Exchange
Johnny Kaw, Manhattan
Kansas Carousels, Abilene & Leavenworth
Kansas Motorcycle Museum, Marquette
Kansas Statue of Liberty Replicas from the 1950s
KU Rock Chalk Chant
Land of Oz, LIberal
Lindsborg Swedish Folk Dancers & Folkdanslag
Little Dog Lost, Westmoreland
Marion: Rhino Capital of Kansas
Monastic Life & Liturgy of the Hours, St. Benedict's Abbey, Atchison
Music at the Emma Chase Cafe, Cottonwood Falls
Naismith's Basketball
Old Soldiers & Sailors Reunion, Erie
Pillsbury Crossing, Manhattan
Post Rock Fence Posts, (Post Rock Museum, LaCrosse)
Prairie Spirit Trail, Garnett
Red fish on top of the Harper watertower
Round Town Square, Blue Rapids
Santa's Around the World, Great Bend
Sappa Park, Oberlin
Saving your Seat at the Concordia Auction House
Seth Thomas Clock, Columbus
Shoe Tree, Wetmore
Smokey Hill Museum & Zoo, Hedville
Spring Creek Classics Car & Truck Museum, Wetmore
Swedish Music, Lindsborg
Syracuse Sand Dunes Park
Topeka Civic Theater
Truckhenge, Topeka
Vintage Soda Fountain at Old Prairie Town at Ward Meade Park, Topeka
Waconda Springs Replica & Hiking trail, Mitchell Co.
Wamego's Oz Museum
Wheat Waves
Wee Kirk of the Valley, near Cedar Vale
Widest Bricked Main Street in the USA, Plains
Wild Dala Horse Herd, Lindsborg

P.S. A few other nominations were made that are not listed here. They were clearly more appropriate for another category.