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This black and white photograph shows the excavating site of the Boot Hill Cemetery in Hays, Kansas. Located on a hill north of the town of Hays City Kansas, the cemetery was the first in the West to be called Boot Hill. At least seventy-nine outlaws were buried at the site.

Date: 1885

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Item Number: 214513
Call Number: FK2.E3 H.61.1885c *1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 214513

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