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This photograph shows an oil derrick erected in front of the entry arch to the Kafirville display area at the Kaffir Corn Carnival in El Dorado, Butler County, Kansas. A typed note on the back reads: "The discovery of oil in Butler County in 1915 brought a new look to Kafirville's entrance."

Date: Between 1920 and 1929

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Oil Derrick & Kafirville Entry Arch, Kaffir Corn Carnival, El Dorado, Kansas - front

Item Number: 447776
Call Number: Kaffir Corn Carnival - CHM157
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 447776

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