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Roy Sprinkle, Dorrance, Kansas

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

This photograph shows a young boy named Roy Sprinkle riding a rocking horse on the porch of house in Dorrance, Kansas.

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Eddy farm, Washington County, Kansas

This is a view of the stone barn and Eddy family members with horses, on the Eddy farm in Washington County, Kansas. A farm implement is visible on the hill in the background.

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Wentworth children playing in the snow, Russell, Kansas

This photograph was produced from a glass plate negative showing three Wentworth children playing in the snow in Russell, Kansas.

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Wentworth children sledding

This photograph was produced from a glass plate negative showing Wentworth children sledding, possibly in Herington, Kansas.

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Children sledding in the snow, Russell, Kansas

This photograph was produced from a dry plate glass negative showing, possibly, Wentworth children sledding in Russell, Kansas.

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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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Avis Chitwood

The Elite

This is a portrait of Avis Chitwood as a child. Avis was born in Mound City, December 29, 1893, and died in Topeka, January 25, 1994, at the age of 100. She is buried in Mount Hope Cemetery, Topeka. She was a teacher, painter, illustrator, printmaker, and etcher. She specialized in rustic buildings, wildflowers, and missions.

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African American musicians

Lawrence, A (Alfred), 19th cent.

This photograph, from a glass plate negative, shows a group of African American men holding musical instruments alongside two women and children. Alfred Lawrence's studio was located in Lawrence, Kansas, but the actual location of this photograph is not known.

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Unidentified Family

Lawrence Studio

This photograph from a glass plate negative shows a formal portrait of an unidentified family. Their nationality is unknown but the young woman is wearing a belt that has swastika designs on it. Many southwestern tribes like the Hopi and the Navajo used the swastika symbol to represent various meanings in their respective cultures.

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Young Uncle Sam

Lawrence Studio

This photograph from a glass plate negative shows an informal portrait of a young boy dressed up as Uncle Sam.

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