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This is a magazine article and illustration about breaking soil for the first time in Kansas. The illustration shows farmers plowing with oxen. It was drawn by Theodore R. Davis and published in Harper's Weekly.

Creator: Davis, Theodore R.
Date: May 09, 1868

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Plowing on the prairies beyond the Mississippi - 1

Item Number: 228467
Call Number: 051 H23w May 9, 1868
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 228467

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