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Olive and Ray Garvey

(1893-1993)

(1893-1959)

  • They pioneered style of large-scale corporate farming
  • Harvested largest known harvest for an individual?one million bushels of wheat in 1947
  • She authored award-winning poetry, plays, articles, and books
  • After his death she ran the company, which included oil wells and cattle ranches
  • She established fellowships and donated millions of dollars across Kansas

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