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20th Kansas Regiment's band members at cemetery

20th Kansas Regiment's band members at cemetery
Date: March 29, 1899
View of three wounded members of the 20th Kansas Regiment's band at the grave of a fellow bandsman who had been killed at Bielew, Philippines, during the Spanish-American War.


Beatty cemetery, Marshall County, Kansas

Beatty cemetery, Marshall County, Kansas
Date: Between 1905 and 1915
This is a photograph of Beatty Cemetery, located near Summerfield, Marshall County, Kansas.


Boot Hill Cemetery, Hays, Kansas

Boot Hill Cemetery, Hays, Kansas
Date: 1885
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.


Cemetery statue near Beaver, Kansas

Cemetery statue near Beaver, Kansas
Creator: Schremmet, Danah
Date: Unknown
This photograph shows a statue of Saint Joseph in a cemetery, possibly Saint Joseph's cemetery, near Beaver, Kansas.


Chippewa, Ottawa and Munsee Indian cemeteries in Franklin County Kansas

Chippewa, Ottawa and Munsee Indian cemeteries in Franklin County Kansas
Date: 1939
Four photographs from the Chippewa, Ottawa and Munsee Indian Cemeteries.


Fix Cemetery, Volland, Kansas

Fix Cemetery, Volland, Kansas
Date: Between 1980 and 1985
This is a photograph of the Fix Cemetery located near Volland, Kansas.


Four views of the government cemetery at Fort Wallace, Kansas

Four views of the government cemetery at Fort Wallace, Kansas
Date: Between 1920 and 1930
Four views of the government cemetery at Fort Wallace, Wallace County, Kansas.


Grave marker for Bob Dalton, Grat Dalton, and Bill Power

Grave marker for Bob Dalton, Grat Dalton, and Bill Power
Date: 1892
The grave marker of Bob Dalton, Grat Dalton, and Bill Power, located in Elmwood Cemetery, Coffeyville, Kansas. On October 5, 1892, the three Dalton brothers, Bob, Grot, and Emmett, with Tim Evans and Dick Broadwell, rode into Coffeyville. They robbed the town's two banks of nearly $25,000 before being ambushed by angry town citizens. Warned of the Dalton gang's plans, townspeople opened fire on the gang, killing four members and wounding Emmett. Four Coffeyville citizens also lost their lives in the gun battle.


Gus Meier photograph collection

Gus Meier photograph collection
Creator: Meier, Gustav H., 1865-1941
Date: 1890-1920
Photographs taken by Gus Meier. Several of the photographs were taken in his studio in Alma, Kansas.


Harry Walter Colmery at a World War I cemetery in Europe.

Harry Walter Colmery at a World War I cemetery in Europe.
Creator: Studio Waroline
Date: 1937
this is a photograph of Harry W. Colmery, 1890-1979, American Legion National Commander, in a World War I military cemetery in Europe.


Henry Leavenworth's grave monument in the Fort Leavenworth cemetery

Henry Leavenworth's grave monument in the Fort Leavenworth cemetery
Creator: Kansas State Historical Society. Photo Lab
Date: 1957
This is a photograph of Henry Leavenworth's grave monument in the Fort Leavenworth cemetery, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.


Joseph Erbert's grave marker, Ellis, Kansas

Joseph Erbert's grave marker, Ellis, Kansas
Date: 1900
This is a photograph of Joseph Erbert's grave marker in the St. Mary's cemetery in Ellis, Kansas. His death on February 25, 1900 was the first burial in the cemetery.


Kansas Film Commission site photographs, subject camps - community colleges

Kansas Film Commission site photographs, subject camps - community colleges
Creator: Kansas Film Commission
Date: 1980s-2000s
These are panoramic photographs of locations in Kansas created by the Kansas Film Commission to promote scenes to film companies. The panoramics were created by taking individual photos and taping them together. The photographs are arranged alphabetically by subject and then location. Subjects included in this part of the collection are: camps, state capitol, caves, cemeteries, and community colleges.


L. W. Halbe collection

L. W. Halbe collection
Creator: Halbe, L. W. (Leslie Winfield), 1893-1981
Date: 1908-1912
The L. W. (Leslie Winfield) Halbe photo collection consists of 1500 glass plate negatives produced by Halbe during his teenage years. Halbe lived in Dorrance, Russell County, Kansas, and began taking photographs of the region with an inexpensive Sears and Roebuck camera when he was fifteen years old.


Memorial Shaft at the Dodge City Cemetery in Dodge City, Kansas

Memorial Shaft at the Dodge City Cemetery in Dodge City, Kansas
Creator: United States. National Youth Administration
Date: Between 1936 and 1939
This is a photograph showing the Memorial Shaft at the Dodge City Cemetery in Dodge City, Kansas. It was built in 1936 as a Works Progress Administration project and was later destroyed by lightening. The photograph was taken as part of the National Youth Administration Project, which operated from June 26, 1935 to 1939 as part of the Works Progress Administration.


National Cemetary at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

National Cemetary at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas
Date: Between 1970 and 1975
A photograph of the National Cemetary at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.


National Cemetery, Fort Scott, Kansas

National Cemetery, Fort Scott, Kansas
Date: Between 1890 and 1900
The National Cemetery in Fort Scott, Kansas, established in 1861, was one of the earliest cemeteries in the United States designated by Abraham Lincoln in 1862 as a national cemetery to honor the soldiers buried there. It is on the National Register of Historic Places.


Santa Fe Cemetery in Haskell County, Kansas

Santa Fe Cemetery in Haskell County, Kansas
Date: May 30, 1905
This is a photograph showing a group of people at the Santa Fe Cemetery on Memorial Day in Haskell County, Kansas.


Security Benefit Association cemetery, Topeka, Kansas

Security Benefit Association cemetery, Topeka, Kansas
Date: April 1975
This plat shows the Security Benefit Association cemetery in Topeka, Kansas. The Security Benefit Association was located north of Sixth Avenue near Wanamaker Road in Topeka, Kansas. The cemetery plots include the name of the deceased and the year of death. The 400-acre campus consisted of a hospital, retirement home, children's home, cemetery and greenhouse. In the 1950s, the company ceased to be a fraternal organization and became primarily a life insurance company known as Security Benefit Life. The land was eventually sold to the Menninger Foundation. Today only a few structures remain from the original campus. This tracing was done in April 1975 from an original dated May 24, 1931.


Swedish Lutheran Church, Salemsburg, Kansas

Swedish Lutheran Church, Salemsburg, Kansas
Creator: Walker, Russell W.
Date: Between 1920 and 1950
This photograph shows the Swedish Lutheran Church and graveyard in Salemsburg, Kansas.


Uniontown Cemetery, Shawnee County, Kansas

Uniontown Cemetery, Shawnee County, Kansas
Date: Between 1930 and 1939
This photograph shows a view of the small Uniontown Cemetery in western Shawnee County, Kansas. The cemetery holds the graves of early settlers, and a large mass grave which contains the remains of 22 Pottawatomie people who died in the cholera epidemic of 1849 and 1850.


Uniontown Cemetery, Shawnee County, Kansas

Uniontown Cemetery, Shawnee County, Kansas
Date: Between 1930 and 1939
A view of the small Uniontown Cemetery in western Shawnee County, Kansas. The cemetary contains the graves of early settlers, and a large mass grave containing the remains of 22 Pottawatomie people who died during the cholera epidemic of 1849 and 1850.


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