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This black and white photograph shows the first Kafir Corn Carnival at El Dorado, Kansas. The first carnival was held, in 1911, to honor the hardy sorghum grain. The three-day celebration featured barbecues, parades, floats and elaborate exhibits of kafir corn. In 1928, the last carnival was held.

Date: Between 1920 and 1929

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Item Number: 210357
Call Number: FK2.B5 E.52 *1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 210357

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