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Teachers at Montezuma grade school in Montezuma, Kansas

This photograph shows teachers at the Montezuma grade school in Montezuma, Kansas. The teachers are identified as (left to right) Theo (Dolly) Burgess Boughner, Hester Neimier Thomas, Della Bryant Fry, Floy Kinnamon Burgess, unknown, and Goldie Monninger.

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Sigmund Freud with cigar

Sigmund Freud is shown with his often present cigar. This portrait is not dated. Dr. Freud was a neurologist from Austria who developed theories of psychoanalysis.

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Elmer John Warner

Here are four photographs of Elmer John Warner who was a farmer and mechanic in Cloud County, Kansas. He was born November 20, 1898 in Lincoln, Kansas, to John Ezra Warner and Sarah Dovey Cain. Elmer John Warner married Etta Elizabeth Beck on March 3, 1923, and they had two daughters, Earlene, born December 4, 1923 and Elda, born October 23, 1925.

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Virgil Barnes' family

These photographs from the 1920s are of the wife and children of Virgil "Zeke" Barnes, a pitcher who played at the major league level for seven seasons, primarily for the New York Giants. The first four photos in the sequence are believed to have been taken in 1925 in New York City. Virgil and his wife Della were both raised in Jackson County, Kansas. They married in July 1920 in Rochester, New York, where Virgil was playing for the minor league Rochester Hustlers. He joined the New York Giants as a regular in 1922. During the offseason, the couple lived in rural Jackson County. They had two children--a son James, born in October 1922, and a daughter June, born in September 1924. In the mid-1930s, the family moved to Wichita, where Virgil and Della remained until Virgil's death in 1958.

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Nurses

These two black and white photographs from glass plate negatives show a group of nurses at a unidentified hospital.

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Nurses and babies

These four black and white photographs from a glass plate negative, show nurses attending to newborn babies. The hospital, nurses, and children are all unidentified.

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Sternberg children

A photograph of Levi Sternberg, Charles Mortram Sternberg, and Ethel Sternberg, standing behind a large fossilized dinosaur skull. The Sternberg Museum of Natural History in Hays, Kansas, contains fossils collected by the Sternberg family.

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Maytag washers, Marysville, Kansas

Hawkins, Omar F. (Omar Finlay), 1890-1967

This is a photograph of two men, salesman Andrews and owner Fred Haar, standing with new Maytag aluminum washing machines in front of the Haar Electric appliance store at 910 Broadway Street in Marysville, Kansas.

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Carrie Alma Hackett Patterson Hall

Portrait of Kansas dressmaker and quilter Carrie Alma Hackett Patterson Hall, 1866-1955, co-author with Rose Good Kretsinger of 1935's "The Romance of the Patchwork Quilt in America." Working from 1920 to 1935, Hall identified and made cloth blocks of over 850 unique quilt block patterns in order to preserve a record of historical quilt patterns. Hall's patterns and cloth blocks are in the Carrie Hall collection at the Helen Foresman Spencer Museum of Art in Lawrence, Kansas, and are featured in Bettina Havig's 1999 book "Carrie Hall Blocks: Over 800 Historical Patterns from the Collection of the Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas."

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Scenes of Sherman County, Kansas

Multiple scenes of Sherman County, Kansas.

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