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This is a photograph showing a man seated by a buffalo wallow in Haskell County, Kansas. These were large shallow areas where the bison (buffalo) rolled in the earth, covering themselves with dust or mud to ease the torment of flies, ticks, and other insect pests.

Date: Between 1870 and 1879

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Item Number: 221962
Call Number: FK2.H4 .62 *1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 221962

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