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This black and white photograph shows a family gathered in front of a dugout located somewhere between Manhattan, Kansas, and Wabaunsee, Kansas. Dugouts such as this one were common dwellings on the plains of Kansas due to the lack of wood and other natural resources.

Date: Between 1870s and 1880s

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Item Number: 226337
Call Number: FK2.R5. 75 *2
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 226337

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