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William G. Viquesney

Unmounted tintype portrait of William G. Viquesney, drummer in the Cowboy Band.

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Fletcher Bowman and Clara Livona McCreery Howe family

Hover's Gallery

A portrait of Fletcher Bowman Howe, Clara Livona McCreery Howe and family: (left to right) Mark Watson Howe, Fletcher Bowman Howe, Clara Livona McCreery Howe and George Christina Howe. The family came from West Union, Iowa, and settled on a farm near Esbon, Jewell County, Kansas.

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Doug and Jim Thiessen from Beloit

Worley, Barry J

This colored slide shows, (left to right) brothers Doug and Jim Thiessen farmers from Beloit, Kansas, standing in a harvested wheat field.

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J. Garrett farm, Russell County, Kansas

Halbe, L. W. (Leslie Winfield), 1893-1981

This phogohraph documents the house, barn and other structures on the J. Garrett farm, Russell County, Kansas.

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William Hutchinson

Clinedinst

A portrait of William Hutchinson, a journalist and correspondent for the New York Times, Chicago Tribune, St. Louis Democrat and Washington Republic, he covered events in Kansas from 1855 through the early 1860s. He settled in Lawrence, Kansas Territory. Hutchinson served as secretary of the Kansas Central Committee and assisted with efforts to send emigrant parties and relief to Kansas Territory. He was first identified with the abolition or free-soil party, until the Republican party organized. Hutchinson was a member of the Wyandotte Constitution Convention and was an early and persistent advocate of temperance and other reforms.

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John Ritchie

This sepia colored carte-de-visite shows John Ritchie, (1817-1887), an abolitionist from Franklin, Indiana who moved, in 1855, to Topeka, Kansas. Actively involved in the Free State movement, Ritchie operated a way station along the underground railroad to help runway slaves. In 1858 and 1859 he respectively served as a delegate to the Leavenworth and Wyandotte Constitutional Conventions. Ritchie was also instrumental in donating a 160 acres of land for the future site of Washburn University in Topeka, Kansas.

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Marijana Grisnik

Grisnik, Edward

Marijana Grisnik, 1936-, posed in her dining room with samples of Povitica, a traditional Croatian bread.

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Samuel Lyle Adair family

Cased sixth plate daguerreotype portrait of Samuel Adair, Charles Storrs Adair, Florella Brown Adair, and Emma Florilla Adair. The family settled near Osawatomie, Kansas Territory, where Adair was a minister and free state supporter. His wife was a half sister to John Brown and he occasionally stayed with the Adairs. The family was involved in various free state and relief activities.

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Marijana Grisnik

Grisnik, Edward

Marijana Grisnik seated on her front porch, Kansas City, Kansas.

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United States sailor

Lawrence Studio

Side-by-side black and white photographs of a United States sailor dressed in the traditional uniform of a back flap and neckerchief.

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