Kansas MemoryKansas Memory

Kansas Historical SocietyKansas Historical Society

Sod schoolhouse, Thomas County, Kansas - Page
56 votes

Like Kansas Memory?
Help us add more items by donating $$$.
Donate to Kansas Memory

This black and white photograph shows a group of students and their teacher standing before a sod schoolhouse in Thomas County, Kansas. The use of sod to build homes and schools was common on the Kansas prairie due to the lack of wood available.

Date: Between 1890 and 1899

Bookbag Share Print

Item Number: 2098
Call Number: FK2.T1 .76 *7
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 2098

Copyright © 2007-2014 - Kansas Historical Society - Contact Us
This website was developed in part with funding provided by the Information Network of Kansas.