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Children sledding in the snow, Russell, Kansas

Children sledding in the snow, Russell, Kansas
Date: Between 1905 and 1915
This photograph was produced from a dry plate glass negative showing, possibly, Wentworth children sledding in Russell, Kansas.


Christmas in Silkville

Christmas in Silkville
Date: 1889
This photograph was taken of Silkville, Kansas residents at Christmastime. From left to right are Mrs. Lockhart, Mrs. Bitts, and son, Frank Bitts, Mr. Ernest V. de Boissiere, C. Sears, Mrs. A.V. Cobb, Laura Bitts, and Mary Cobb.


"El Capitan" train, Raton, New Mexico

"El Capitan" train, Raton, New Mexico
Date: 1959
View of skiers disembarking from the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's hi-level "El Capitan" train in Raton, New Mexico, for a ski adventure at Taos Ski Valley.


Ice skating in Sheridan County, Kansas

Ice skating in Sheridan County, Kansas
Date: Between 1905 and 1920
There are nine people ice skating in this photograph. It was taken near Hoxie, Kansas, possibly in 1911-12.


One horse sleigh, Topeka, Kansas

One horse sleigh, Topeka, Kansas
Date: 1939
This black and white photographs shows Ruth and Leila Billard in a one horse sleigh at the Joe Nickell's Greenbrier farm in Topeka, Kansas.


One horse sleigh, Topeka, Kansas

One horse sleigh, Topeka, Kansas
Date: January 1940
This black and white photograph shows Ruth Billard and Mrs. Burgess in a one horse sleigh pulled by Queen at the Joe Nickell's farm in Topeka, Kansas.


One horse sleigh, Topeka, Kansas

One horse sleigh, Topeka, Kansas
Date: 1940
This black and white photograph shows Ruth and Leila Billard in a one horse sleigh at the Joe Nickell farm in Topeka, Kansas.


Sewell Tarr ranch in Comanche County, Kansas

Sewell Tarr ranch in Comanche County, Kansas
Date: 1940
Here are two photographs taken on the Sewell Tarr ranch in Comanche County, Kansas. One photograph shows the family dog Rex taken south of the house. The other shows Virginia Tarr and her cousin Tom Mahan with a sled.


Sled

Sled
Date: between 1880 and 1890
Wooden sled. Deck painted red with a full color lake scene towards the back. Purchased by the Jetmore family of Topeka around 1880.


Snowmobile, Clay Center, Kansas

Snowmobile, Clay Center, Kansas
Date: Between 1910 and 1919
This black and white photograph shows two men behind the wheel of a snowmobile at Clay Center, Kansas. In the background, a group has gathered in front of Jackson's garage.


U.S. 50 coast to coast. The central pleasure route

U.S. 50 coast to coast. The central pleasure route
Creator: U.S. 50 Federation
Date: 1950s
This pamphlet by the U.S. 50 Federation promotes travel on U.S. Route 50 from the Pacific to the Atlantic coasts. It details specifically the travel and tourism sites to be found on the highway through Kansas. Automobile travel is highlighted as an exciting means to explore and see the many attractions found throughout the nation.


Washburn University, Topeka, Kansas

Washburn University, Topeka, Kansas
Creator: Kansas Industrial Development Commission
Date: Between 1950 and 1955
This is a photograph showing a group of women playing in the snow at Washburn University, Topeka, Kansas.


Wentworth children playing in the snow, Russell, Kansas

Wentworth children playing in the snow, Russell, Kansas
Date: Between 1905 and 1915
This photograph was produced from a glass plate negative showing three Wentworth children playing in the snow in Russell, Kansas.


Wentworth children sledding

Wentworth children sledding
Date: Between 1905 and 1915
This photograph was produced from a glass plate negative showing Wentworth children sledding, possibly in Herington, Kansas.


Woman and a snowman

Woman and a snowman
Date: Between 1950 and 1955
This black and white photograph shows a woman pining a sunflower onto a snowman.


Women throwing snowballs, Topeka, Kansas

Women throwing snowballs, Topeka, Kansas
Creator: Kansas Industrial Development Commission
Date: Between 1950 and 1955
This is a photograph showing women throwing snowballs on the campus at Washburn University, Topeka, Kansas.


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