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Day by day Kansas is rapidly washing away

Topeka Capital

This brief article discusses the importance of decreasing water erosion, which has washed away approximately ninety percent of the productive soil in eastern Kansas. Two remedies which are suggested are terracing and the planting of blue grass sod (which will bind the soil together). Scientists at Kansas State Agricultural College (now Kansas State University) were experimenting with these two techniques.

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Commercial course, Haskell Institute

This is an image of female students at Haskell Institute in Lawrence, Kansas. The women in the photo are using typewriters, duplicating machines, and calculators for a commercial course at Haskell. Established in 1884 as the Indian Industrial Training School, Haskell Institute evolved into what is now Haskell Indian Nations University.

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Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence, teachers colleges

Kansas. Governor (1929-1931 : Reed)

This file includes subject correspondence relating to teachers colleges. Topics in the correspondence cover but is not limited to budgets and academic buildings. This file is part of a bigger collection of Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence.

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Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence, University of Kansas

Kansas. Governor (1929-1931 : Reed)

This file includes subject correspondence relating to the University of Kansas. Topics in the correspondence cover but is not limited to student admissions, student grades, and school fund spending. This file is part of a bigger collection of Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence.

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Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence, School for the Blind

Kansas. Governor (1929-1931 : Reed)

This file includes subject correspondence relating to the School for the Blind for the appointment of Reverand Thomas E. Chandler as superintendent of the School. This file is part of a bigger collection of Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence.

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