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Buffalo wallow in Haskell County, Kansas

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Date: Between 1870 and 1879

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Photograph

Call Number: FK2.H4 .62 *1

Unit ID: 221962

Summary: This is a photograph showing a man seated by a buffalo wallow in Haskell County, Kansas. These were large shallow areas where the bison (buffalo) rolled in the earth, covering themselves with dust or mud to ease the torment of flies, ticks, and other insect pests.

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Title (Main title): Buffalo wallow in Haskell County, Kansas

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