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Cutting and hauling ice, Pipe Creek, Ottawa County, Kansas

Cutting and hauling ice, Pipe Creek, Ottawa County, Kansas
Date: Unknown
This is a photograph of a large group of men cutting and hauling ice for storage, Pipe Creek, Ottawa County, Kansas. There is a long mechanized ramp to raise the chunks of ice from the creek bed to the level of the farm.


Damage caused by an ice storm, McLouth, Kansas

Damage caused by an ice storm, McLouth, Kansas
Date: Unknown
Photograph view of damage caused by an ice storm in McLouth, Kansas.


History of the 19th Kansas Cavalry--Indian War of 1868-69

History of the 19th Kansas Cavalry--Indian War of 1868-69
Creator: Jenness, George B.
Date: 1869
This history of the 19th Kansas, written by the commander of Company F, George B. Jenness, is mainly composed of extracts from his diary. It includes details about where each company was raised, the names of the officers, organization and implementation of orders, the rigors of army life, and troop movements. Jenness' history also includes information about Samuel J. Crawford, the governor of Kansas, who resigned his position to assume command of the regiment on November 5, 1868. The document contains a copy of a letter from General Philip H. Sheridan to Governor Crawford about the need for calling up troops. Information on Native Americans, including interactions between troops and Native Americans, is also contained within this item. Jenness mentions captive chief including Satanta.


Ice hanging from a tree, Meriden, Kansas

Ice hanging from a tree, Meriden, Kansas
Creator: White, Jeana
Date: December 11, 2007
This is a color photo of ice from an ice storm hanging from the branches of a tree on a Meriden, Kansas, residence.


Ice storm damage, Meriden, Kansas

Ice storm damage, Meriden, Kansas
Creator: White, Jeana
Date: December 11, 2007
This is a color photo of a tree damaged by an ice storm at a Meriden, Kansas, residence.


Ice storm damage, Meriden, kansas

Ice storm damage, Meriden, kansas
Creator: White, Jeana
Date: December 11, 2007
This is a color photo of a tree damaged by an ice storm at a Meriden, Kansas, residence.


Ice storm damage, Nemaha County, Kansas

Ice storm damage, Nemaha County, Kansas
Creator: Randel, Rosette
Date: December 17, 2007
This is a color photo of damage that was done to a utility pole by an ice storm in Nemaha County, Kansas.


Ice storm damage, Nemaha County, Kansas

Ice storm damage, Nemaha County, Kansas
Creator: Randel, Rosette
Date: December 11, 2007
This is a color photo of damage to trees and power lines from an ice storm, Nemaha County, Kansas.


Ice storm damage, Seneca, Kansas

Ice storm damage, Seneca, Kansas
Creator: Randel, Marissa
Date: December 11, 2007
This is a color photo of damage to a tree on the Randel home from an ice storm, Seneca, Kansas.


J. R. Fisher's residence, Cimarron, Kansas

J. R. Fisher's residence, Cimarron, Kansas
Date: Between 1910 and 1915
This is a photograph of J. R. Fisher's residence in Cimarron, Kansas. The trees and bushes are covered with snow and ice.


Medical history of the 19th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry Volunteers

Medical history of the 19th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry Volunteers
Creator: Bailey, Mahlon
Date: 1869
Mahlon Bailey, the regimental surgeon, recorded this medical history of the 19th Kansas Cavalry. This history includes information on the hasty physicals given to new recruits, wounds received in battle, and other medical problems encountered on the trail, as well as general information about the day-to-day activities of the soldiers. Located at the end of the report is a chart detailing the medical problems of the regiment, including the number of cases of dysentery, gonorrhea, pneumonia, ulcers, burns, and sprains (among many others). At the end of these charts, Bailey expresses his appreciation to the commanders of the regiment, thanking them for following his medical advice and showing concern for the health of their soldiers.


Memorandum of trip from Topeka, Kansas, to the Indian Country

Memorandum of trip from Topeka, Kansas, to the Indian Country
Creator: Johnson, Gustaf, 1826-1886
Date: 1868
These excerpts from Gus Johnson's journal record his experiences as a member of the 19th Kansas Cavalry, Company G. The entries are dated from November 12, 1868 to November 26, 1868. Johnson records the movements and activities of his company in addition to the local wildlife (particularly bison), the weather, and the landscape. Johnson's company also had some skirmishes with Indians.


Snow plow, Dorrance, Kansas

Snow plow, Dorrance, Kansas
Creator: Halbe, L. W. (Leslie Winfield), 1893-1981
Date: February 13, 1912
View of Phil Thielen driving a horse-drawn wooden snow plow to clear an unpaved street in Dorrance, Russell County, Kansas. Also visible are houses and farm buildings, an orchard, windmills, utility poles, and horses and cattle in a field fenced with wire and stone posts.


Tree covered with ice, Meriden, Kansas

Tree covered with ice, Meriden, Kansas
Creator: White, Jeana
Date: December 11, 2007
This is a color photo of tree damage from an ice storm at a Meriden, Ks., residence.


Tree covered with snow and ice, Topeka, Kansas

Tree covered with snow and ice, Topeka, Kansas
Creator: Kuhn, Peggy
Date: 2003
This is a color photo of a tree and surrounding area covered with ice and snow at a Topeka, Kansas, residence.


Trees covered with ice and snow, Topeka, Kansas

Trees covered with ice and snow, Topeka, Kansas
Creator: Kuhn, Peggy
Date: 2003
This is a color photo of trees and a patio covered with ice and snow from an ice storm at a Topeka, Kansas, residence.


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