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This sepia colored photograph shows a group of students and their teacher standing in front of the District #9 sod schoolhouse in Thomas County, Kansas. The use of sod to build homes and schools was common on the Kansas prairie due to the lack of wood and other natural resources available.

Date: 1897

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Item Number: 214637
Call Number: FK2.T1.76 *5
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 214637

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