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View of the Junius G. Groves residence in Edwardsville, Kansas. Groves, also known as the "potato king," was a potato farmer. He was so successful that the Union Pacific Railroad built a spur to his property because of his shipping quantity. Junius also founded the community of Groves Center and sold small tracts of land to African Americans.

Date: between 1910 and 1920

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Item Number: 200097
Call Number: FK2.W7 E.75 .G *1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 200097

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