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Cultivating potatoes, Valley Falls, Kansas

This black and white photograph shows a woman with children cultivating potatoes in a field near Valley Falls, Kansas.

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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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Group of people in a horse drawn wagon near Grainfield, Kansas

This is possibly a photograph of a church group. Ed and Fred Albin are on the front seat left and behind them is their father Thomas Bishop Albin and Flora Albin Boyer (#4).

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W. J. Evans' Ash Grove farm in Gove County, Kansas

This is a photograph of Ash Grove farm owned by W. J. Evans. It was located near Grainfield, Kansas. It shows a house and several other buildings. Visible in the photograph is a windmill. The young girl is unidentified. The landscaping around the house is fairly extensive.

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Rhees Singley's sod house

This is a view of Rhees Singley's sod house near Plains in Mead County, Kansas.

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Ashley Rood

This is a studio portrait of (Edgar) Ashley Rood, son of George H. and Helen Mars (Thomas) Rood, at the age of three. The couple's only son and sole surviving child, Rood became a partner in his parents' farm, livestock, and feed business outside of Peabody, Kansas, when he graduated from high school.

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L. W. Halbe collection

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

The L. W. (Leslie Winfield) Halbe photo collection consists of 1500 glass plate negatives produced by Halbe during his teenage years. Halbe lived in Dorrance, Russell County, Kansas, and began taking photographs of the region with an inexpensive Sears and Roebuck camera when he was fifteen years old.

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Golden Charles Dresher photograph collection

Dresher, G. C.

This collection consists of 326 photographs taken by G. C. (Golden Charles) Dresher of Canton, McPherson County, Kansas. The photos mostly concern the Dresher family, their friends and the surrounding area. Photographs of McPherson College students and the flooding of Cow Creek are also included. Dorothy May (Dresher) Richards, the daughter of G. C. Dresher, donated the original glass plate negatives to the Kansas Historical Society in 1999.

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