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This is a stereographic photo of the Bender house in Labette County, Kansas. The "Bloody Benders" as the family would later be known, killed at least eleven people and buried them in the surrounding yard. A massive manhunt for them stretched over several states but the Benders were never caught.

Creator: Tresslar Brothers
Date: 1873

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Item Number: 211552
Call Number: FK2.L1 .77 *6
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 211552

Bender murder graves, Labette County, Kansas Excavation of bodies at the Bender murder site Pit of death under trap door Bender farm

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