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Dog-powered travois

This is a photo of a drawing of two Indian children sitting on a travois being pulled by a dog. In the drawing as well is a woman walking alongside with a baby in a cradle board. They are probably part of the Kansa or Osage Indians.


J. M. Webster & family, Wyandotte, Kansas. 286 miles west of St. Louis Mo.

Gardner, Alexander, 1821-1882

This stereograph shows J. M. Webster with two children that are seated on a horse near Wyandotte, Kansas. It is from Alexander Gardner's series, Across the Continent on the Union Pacific Railway, Eastern Division.


Elmina Rood

This postmortem photograph of Elmina ("Mina") Rood (1867-1868), infant daughter of George H. and Helen Mars (Thomas) Rood, was taken after her death from consumption in Lapeer, Michigan. The Rood family later moved to rural Marion County, Kansas, where they built a farm, livestock, and feed business in partnership with their sole surviving child, Ashley.


Pawnee Indian women and children

Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942

A photograph showing Pawnee Indian women and children standing in front of an earth lodge at their Loupe Fork village(Nebraska).


Kenneth and Roswell Cook

Half cased sixth plate tintype portrait of Kenneth and Roswell Cook.


Charley Curtis

This is a tintype of Charley Curtis as a small boy. We are not able to determine if this is Charles Curtis that represented Kansas in the United States Senate and served as the 31st Vice President of the United States.


Pete Shirley alongside his dog

Trott, A.P.

This is a carte-de-visite showing Pete Shirley sleeping alongside his dog. On the back of the photograph, he is identified as a member of the Snake Indian tribe. Pete Shirley was seven years old when this photograph was taken by A. P. Trott, a photographer in Junction City, Kansas.


Nehring family homestead in Alma, Kansas

Two photographs of the Nehring homestead, owned by Gotthelf and Sarah Nehring, located on Nehring Branch Road southeast of Alma, Kansas.


Frank Gahagan

Mettner's Studio, Lawrence, Kansas

This is a carte-de-visite of a young Frank Gahagan.


Street scene, Fredonia, Wilson County, Kansas

This street scene taken in Fredonia, Wilson County, Kansas, shows the Commerical Hotel, which was built in 1869 and burned down in 1888. Other businesses on the block include the Sample Room, a dentist, and the Dexter Stables. There are two horse-drawn carriages and a buggy on the street, and a young child sitting on a draft horse.

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