Sentence Examples

  • Wichita, named from an Indian tribe, was settled in 1870, and was chartered as a city in 1871.
  • WICHITA, a city and the county-seat of Sedgwick county, Kansas, U.S.A., on the Arkansas river, at the mouth of the Little Arkansas, 208 m.
  • In Wichita are Fairmount College (Congregational; co-educational; organized as a preparatory school in 1892 and as a college in 1895); Friends' University (Society of Friends; co-educational; 1898); and Mount Carmel Academy and the Pro-Cathedral School (both Roman Catholic).
  • Wichita is a transportation centre for the rich agricultural region surrounding it, and is an important market for broom-corn.
  • Rise the subdued forms of the Wichita MountaiIis in Oklahoma, the westernmost member of the Ouachita system.