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This black and white photograph shows three men informally posing in front of a sod house in Barton County, Kansas. The use of sod to build homes and sometimes schools was common on the Kansas prairie due to the lack of wood and other natural resources.

Date: Between 1880s and 1890s

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Item Number: 227446
Call Number: FK2.B2.75 *5
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 227446

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