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Gustaf Berquist's Blacksmith Shop, Weskan, Kansas

This black and white photograph shows an interior view of Gustaf Berquist's Blacksmith Shop in Weskan, Kansas.

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Silvers Cafe, Rossville, Kansas

This cafe in Rossville, Kansas, was owned by E.E. Silvers. Pictured from left to right are Bob Pendleton, city marshal; Tom Nealis; unknown; Mrs. Welty, proprietor; Lula Dean Berkey; Viola Rice; boy unknown. This photograph is provided through a pilot project to host unique cultural heritage materials from local libraries on Kansas Memory and was accomplished by mutual agreement between the Northeast Kansas Library System, the Rossville Community Library, and the Kansas Historical Society.

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Lawrence Journal- World delivery boys, Lawrence, Kansas

A black and white photograph of the Lawrence Journal-World delivery boys standing in front of the newspaper office in Lawrence, Kansas.

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Owners of The Shawnee County Reporter, Rossville, Kansas

Bill Murray and his wife, Betty, purchased the Rossville Reporter in March of 1953. The name was then changed to The Shawnee County Reporter. The Murrays sold the paper in 1967 to the Pictorial Times, a Topeka paper. Their daughter Diane is also pictured. This photograph is provided through a pilot project to host unique cultural heritage materials from local libraries on Kansas Memory and was accomplished by mutual agreement between the Northeast Kansas Library System, the Rossville Community Library, and the Kansas Historical Society.

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Cattle in a fenced pasture

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

This is a view of cattle in a fenced pasture, next to a barn, on an unidentified farm presumed to be in Haskell County, Kansas. Also visible in the photograph are a man afoot, a horse-drawn carriage, a farmhouse and outlying farm buildings, and a man and boys astride horses.

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Playground slide, Parker Amusement Company

This black and white photograph shows children surrounding the spiral slide at the Golden Gate City Park, in San Francisco, California. The C.W. Parker Amusement Company from Leavenworth, Kansas, built the playground equipment for the facility. Text on the photo claims that the Parker company is the "world's largest manufacturer of amusement devices."

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Aerial view of Menninger Clinic Children's Division, Topeka, Kansas

This is an aerial view of Southard, the Menninger Clinic's facilities for children. It shows the Carriage House in the upper center of the photo, the North House with the many dormers in the middle, and the South House and craft shop in the lower area of the photograph. Topeka's Sixth Street is the street running through the middle of the photograph.

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Track elevation, Chicago, Illinois

Mchristie, W.M.

This black and white photograph shows children standing near the Fuller Street crossing, during construction of the Eighteenth Street track elevation project in Chicago, Illinois, by the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company.

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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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Shoe Shop School, Finney County, Kansas

This photograph shows the Shoe Shop School with paper covering the sides, wheels, and all. The paper proved to be poor insulation and did not keep the wind or the children from slipping under the school room floor. The ten children pictured were only half of Maude Elliott's pupils. She taught thirty-two classes a day, all eight grades.

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