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A sod house in eastern Beaver County, Oklahoma Territory

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Creator: Steele, F. M. (Francis Marion), 1866-1936

Date: 1897

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Photograph

Call Number: Berryman Collection: Coll. 2 No. 10

Unit ID: 7797

Summary: View of a sod house in the eastern portion of Beaver County, Oklahoma Territory. In the foreground is a woman pouring water into a livestock trough, and a boy on a horse.

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Title (Main title): A sod house in eastern Beaver County, Oklahoma Territory

Titles (Other):

  • A sod house taken in the eastern part of Beaver County, O.T., in 1897. [electronic resource] / F.M. Steele


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Index Terms


    Gelatin silver prints
    Beaver County (Okla.) -- History -- 19th century
    Internet resource (Web)
    Children and animals
    Children -- Oklahoma -- Beaver County
    Horses -- Oklahoma -- Beaver County
    Sod houses -- Oklahoma -- Beaver County
    Watering troughs -- Oklahoma -- Beaver County

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General Note: Digital image of an original silver gelatin print, scanned by the Kansas State Historical Society, as part of the Western Trails Project, funded by a grant from the Kansas Library Network Board.

General Note: The original is a silver gelatin print and measures 22.2 x 25.3 cm.