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Sheridan County, Kansas, farm scene

This photograph is of an unidentified farm yard in Sheridan County, Kansas. Visible are two sod buildings, two boys with dog in the foreground, two women with a toddler near a wagon, a man with work horses by hay stack, another man and two children on another wagon, and two cows.

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Gary and Tami Woods, Lebanon, Kansas

Worley, Barry J

These photographs are part the Kansas State Historical Society's online exhibit, "Wheat People: Celebrating Kansas Harvest." This exhibit focuses on the people who have built Kansas's agricultural reputation. In June 1998 the KSHS staff followed harvesters from the Oklahoma border to far northwestern Kansas. They photographed and interviewed families from the top twenty wheat-producing counties in Kansas. The photographs featured here are of Gary and Tami Woods of Lebanon, Kansas.

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The Catron Family arriving by covered wagon in Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, from Greeley, Nebraska

This photograph shows the Catron Family from Greeley, Nebraska, arriving by covered wagon and other wagons, on West 10th Street in Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas. Don Catron is standing in the center of the picture.

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Seeding Hubbard squash, M.G. Lee's farm, Finney County, Kansas

Wolf, Henry L. 1850-1924

The photograph shows men and children seeding Hubbard squash on M.G. Lee's farm in Finney County, Kansas.

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The Zirkle and Goss families, Finney County, Kansas

The photograph shows the Zirkle and Goss families, posing around an automobile for a group photo.

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Shoe Shop School scene, Finney County, Kansas

Maude Elliott explains on the back of the photograph how the chuck wagon she was using as a school progressed into a shoe shop in Garden City. When the new district was opened, the wagon was hitched behind a pair of mules who drew it to the new school location. Maude Elliott was supposed to get a new school house, but unfortunately the new school building was still unfinished by the time she left.

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Fairgrounds, Finney County Fair, Finney County, Kansas

Photograph showing a view of the Finney County Fair, in Finney County, Kansas.

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Union Pacific Railroad bridge at Linwood, Kansas

This black and white photograph shows the Union Pacific Railroad bridge in Linwood, Kansas. Visible in the photograph is a large windmill and a man and three boys standing on the railroad tracks. The man and one of the boys are holding fishing poles and the other two boys are holding boat oars.

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Watermelon crop, Haskell County, Kansas

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

This is a view of people in a watermelon patch in Haskell County, Kansas. A farmhouse, a horse-drawn carriage, and additional equipment and animals are visible in the background. Some of the people in the photograph are eating some watermelon.

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First steam plow in Garden City, Finney County, Kansas

Wolf, Henry L. 1850-1924

A photograph showing a group of people posing with the first steam tractor, plow and harrow in Garden City, Finney County, Kansas.

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