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This black and white photographic postcard features a homestead with a man standing in front of a sod house. The man wears a long sleeve shirt, overalls, a hat and glasses. Blacksmithing tools are behind him. The sod house has signs of decay and areas are reinforced with wood. Written text is at the bottom of the card. Handwriting is on the back of the card.
4"x 5" photographic postcard
Sabetha (Kan.), Brown County (Kan.), Nemaha (Kan.), Correspondence, Frontier & pioneer life, Sod buildings, Westward movement, Homesteading
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"Postcard: Sod House. Western Kansas" (2021). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 1190.
Sod House . Western Ks. Handwritten: Vernon - Tell your Papa I will see him about Saturday. Lot of snow out here. Ross. Mr. Vernon Burgett Sabetha Kans c/o H.R. Burgett Blacksmith