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Mr. and Mrs. Gant, Kiowa County, Kansas

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

Date: Between 1891 and 1903

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Photograph

Call Number: Berryman Collection: Coll. 2 No.43

Unit ID: 7830

Summary: This is a photograph of a pioneer couple, Mr. and Mrs. Gant, who settled in Kiowa County, Kansas, in 1870. The couple, who were among the county's early settlers, is shown seated before an entrance to their home. Mrs. Gant is reading a letter, and Mr. Gant is smoking a pipe.

Space Required/Quantity: 20.2 x 25.3 cm

Title (Main title): Mr. and Mrs. Gant, Kiowa County, Kansas

Titles (Other):

  • Mr. Gant and wife, pioneer settlers of Kiowa County, Kansas. Settled there in 1870. [electronic resource] / F.M. Steele


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Index Terms


    Gelatin silver prints
    Kiowa County (Kan.) -- History -- 19th century
    Internet resource (Web)
    Frontier and pioneer life -- Kansas -- Kiowa County
    Reading -- Kansas -- Kiowa County
    Smoking -- Kansas -- Kiowa County
    Tobacco pipes -- Kansas -- Kiowa 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.