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Title | Creator | Date Made Visible | None

Looking north on Main Street, Junction City, Kansas

Anderson, Walt

This photo shows a view looking north on Main Street showing business buildings and horse drawn wagons, Junction City, Kansas.


Building the Neosho River dam, Council Grove, Kansas

Anderson, Walt

In this photograph, men are building the Neosho River dam in Council Grove, Kansas. Horses pulling wagons and a man in a buggy are also visible.


North side of Main Street, Aulne, Marion County, Kansas


This is an early photo postcard of the north side of Main Street in Aulne, Marion County, Kansas. It shows a grocery store, a stable with horse-drawn wagons tied in front, and a church with a bell tower.


Rural Free Delivery carriers, Delphos, Kansas

Ballou, Don D.

This black and white photograph shows a group of Rural Free Delivery, (R.F.D.) carriers delivering the Christmas mail in Delphos, Kansas. The men have been identified from left to right as the following: L.C. Talcott, Aristotle Black, ___ Hardy, and Albert E. Fitch on a Thor motorcycle.


Kerosene tank wagon, Arkansas City, Kansas

Baumer, Beverly

This kerosene wagon was once used by the Grimes family of Arkansas City for home delivery of kerosene to customers. When the photograph was taken, the tank was 62 years old and owned by Harry Grimes of Arkansas City. His grandfather and father both sold kerosene from it, driving up and down city streets and country roads.


Bull train carrying buffalo hides in Dodge City, Kansas

Douglas & White Photographers

Stereograph of a bull train transporting 900 buffalo hides in Dodge City, Kansas. People on the bull train were: John C. Fry, driver of the tail wagon; Bill Campbell, train master; Joe Mason, scout; Fred or Bill LeGrande; Horace Greeley, ____ Pratt; and ____ Myers of Myers & Leonard. The train traveled about 20 miles a day.


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.


Whiteker Bros. Wholesale Fruit and Produce Company, Topeka, Kansas

Farrow, W. F.

This series of photographs are representations of the Whiteker Bros. Wholesale Fruit and Produce Company. George Parker Whiteker and his brother T.C. Whiteker incorporated their business in 1901 at the northeast corner of First and Kansas Avenue.


Veselik-Gannon photograph collection

Gannon, Richard

The Veselik-Gannon photograph collection documents farming and ranching activities in Sherman County, Kansas, in the early twentieth century. The photographs include images of sod houses and other residences, barns and outbuildings, many children and farm and ranching families, tractors and other farm machinery, horses and cattle, people doing farm chores, cowboys, and early automobiles and motorcycles. The John L. and Mary Veselik residence near Ruleton appears in many of the photographs. The photographer is unknown. Richard Gannon donated copies of the photographs to the Kansas Historical Society in 1983 after discovering them in a building on his property.


Massachusetts Street, Lawrence, Kansas. 323 miles west of St. Louis, Mo.

Gardner, Alexander, 1821-1882

This stereograph shows Massachusetts Street, Lawrence, Kansas. Visible in the photograph are business buildings, different forms of transportation, and people and a wagon on the street. It is from Alexander Gardner's series, Across the Continent on the Union Pacific Railway, Eastern Division.

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