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Dr. Samuel Wendell Williston

Dr. Samuel Wendell Williston
Date: Between 1890 and 1899
Photo of Dr. Samuel Wendell Williston, 1851-1918, born in Boston and moved to Kansas in 1857. He attended Kansas State Agricultural College, Manhattan, and Yale University. He was appointed as professor of geology and anatomy and dean of the medical department at the University of Kansas, Lawrence, and helped to establish the KU medical school and served on the Kansas Board of Health. He did not practice medicine but was involved in establishing licensing requirements for medical practitioners. Dr. Williston collected fossils and entered into extensive paleontological research and was involved in the development of a major fossil collection at the university's Dyche Museum. With his interest in archeology, though not an archeologist by training, he made significant contributions to Kansas archeology which included work at the El Cuartelejo pueblo site and the Twelve Mile Creek Paleoindian site.


George Jacob Remsburg

George Jacob Remsburg
Date: Between 1900 and 1920
An informal portrait of George Jacob Remsburg, a noted author, journalist, and an authority on the history and archaeological study of Native Americans in northeastern Kansas. During his life time, he located and examined at least 100 Indian villages and camp sites throughout eastern Kansas. He did extensive studies and investigations on the Kickapoo Indians of Kansas.


George Jacob Remsburg

George Jacob Remsburg
Date: Between 1919 and 1920
A formal portrait of George Jacob Remsburg, a noted author, journalist, and an authority on the history and archaeological study of Native Americans in northeastern Kansas. During his life time, he located and examined at least 100 Indian villages and camp sites throughout eastern Kansas. He did extensive studies and investigations on the Kickapoo Indians of Kansas.


George Jacob Remsburg

George Jacob Remsburg
Date: Between 1940 and 1950
An informal portrait of George Jacob Remsburg, a noted author, journalist, and an authority on the history and archaeological study of Native Americans in northeastern Kansas. During his life time, he located and examined at least 100 Indian villages and camp sites throughout eastern Kansas. He did extensive studies and investigations on the Kickapoo Indians of Kansas.


George Jacob Remsburg

George Jacob Remsburg
Date: Between 1920 and 1930
An informal portrait of George Jacob Remsburg, a noted author, journalist, and an authority on the history and archaelogical study of Native Americans in northeastern Kansas. During his life time, he located and examined at least 100 Indian villages and camp sites throughout eastern Kansas. He did extensive studies and investigations on the Kickapoo Indians of Kansas.


Portheus Molossus fossil, Oakley, Kansas

Portheus Molossus fossil, Oakley, Kansas
Date: Between 1920 and 1929
This is a view of a fossilized fish at a school in Oakley, Kansas. The photograph is a reverse image and includes the hands and a leg of a man engaged in cleaning an area beneath the fossil's lower jaw. The man in the photo may be George F. Sternberg. The label on the fossil reads Portheus Molossus.


Zimmerman Park Expedition, Rice County, Kansas

Zimmerman Park Expedition, Rice County, Kansas
Date: 1929
These ten photographs show various scenes from the Zimmerman Park Expedition at the Indian lodge site in Rice County, Kansas. Members of the expedition included Mark E. Zimmerman, Edward E. Park, Dr. Vance N. Robb, Paul Jones, and Horace Jones.


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