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This photograph shows a marker identifying the Hollenberg Ranch State Park in Washington County, Kansas. Built in 1857 by Gerat Hollenberg and his wife as a way station for travelers on the Oregon-California Trail, it operated as a Pony Express Station from 1860 to 1861. Purchase in 1941 by the Kansas Legislature, the property was listed on the National Register for Historic Places in 1961.

Date: 1955

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Item Number: 451509
Call Number: FK2.W3 .79 *18
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 451509

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