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Men tilling a garden in Wichita, Kansas

United States. Works Progress Administration

This is a photograph showing men tilling and spraying a garden in Wichita, Kansas, as part of the Works Progress Administration gardening project. The men are using hand and motorized plows.

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Tilling a garden in Wichita, Kansas

United States. Works Progress Administration

This is a photograph showing men using hoes, hand plows and motorized tillers to plow a garden in Wichita, Kansas. The activity was part of the Works Progress Administration gardening project.

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Men tilling a garden in Wichita, Kansas

United States. Works Progress Administration

This is a photograph showing men using hand plows to till a garden in Wichita, Kansas, as part of the Works Progress Administration gardening project.

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Men tilling a garden in Wichita, Kansas

United States. Works Progress Administration

This is a photograph showing men using hand plows and hoes to till a garden in Wichita, Kansas. The activity was part of the Works Progress Administration's gardening project.

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Household aide, Wichita, Kansas

United States. Works Progress Administration

A household aide giving a drink to an elderly woman, Wichita, Kansas. This activity was part of the Works Progress Administration's domestic science and food program.

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Medical history of the 19th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry Volunteers

Bailey, Mahlon

Mahlon Bailey, the regimental surgeon, recorded this medical history of the 19th Kansas Cavalry. This history includes information on the hasty physicals given to new recruits, wounds received in battle, and other medical problems encountered on the trail, as well as general information about the day-to-day activities of the soldiers. Located at the end of the report is a chart detailing the medical problems of the regiment, including the number of cases of dysentery, gonorrhea, pneumonia, ulcers, burns, and sprains (among many others). At the end of these charts, Bailey expresses his appreciation to the commanders of the regiment, thanking them for following his medical advice and showing concern for the health of their soldiers.

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Library, Wichita, Kansas

United States. Works Progress Administration

Men and women in a library for workers and adult education teachers, Wichita, Kansas. The library was part of the Works Progress Administration's library services program.

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Boeing Airplane Company, Wichita, Kansas

United States. Works Progress Administration

View of a woman and man looking at a book in the Boeing Airplane Company library in Wichita, Kansas. The library was created as part of the Works Progress Administration's library service program.

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Victory garden, Wichita, Kansas

United States. Works Progress Administration

This is a photograph showing a man using a hand plow and children working in a Victory garden, Wichita, Kansas.

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Henry J. Allen House, Wichita, Kansas

Henry Justin Allen served as the twenty-first Governor of Kansas (1919-1923), and as a U.S. Senator from Kansas (1929-31). He was the editor and publisher of the Wichita Beacon. The home was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in 1915.

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