Quantrill’s Raid tweet up

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LAWRENCE, Kan.. — On Wednesday, the city of Lawrence plans to pull off a social media ‘first’ by tweeting a minute-by-minute reenactment of Quantrill’s Raid.

Wednesday marks the 150 years since William Quantrill and 400 of his men rode into Lawrence and went on a killing spree and set the city on fire.

Follow the history lesson on twitter with the hashtag #QR1863 or on the city’s history website.

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