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This panoramic photograph shows a variety of structures at Camp Funston, which was established at Fort Riley, Kansas, after the outbreak of World War I. Work began on the camp in the summer of 1917. The camp was named after Brigadier General Frederick Funston who grew up in Iola, Kansas, and who became well known for his role in the Philippines during the Spanish American War. The photograph was taken by O. W. Holt, Manhattan, Kansas.

Creator: Holt, O. W.
Date: Between 1917 and 1919

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Item Number: 226892
Call Number: 1999-270.01
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 226892

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