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This black and white photographic postcard features a sod house. The house is in the center and other buildings and sod structures are to the left in the background. Prairie land surrounds the house. Written and printed text is below the sod house. Handwriting is at the top of the card.
4"x 5" photographic postcard
Goodland (Kan.), Sherman County (Kan.), Sabetha (Kan.), Brown County (Kan.), Nemaha (Kan.), Frontier & pioneer life, Sod buildings, Westward movement, Homesteading
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Boomer, Bertha, "Postcard: Old Sod Shanty" (2021). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 1192.
The Old Sod . Shanty on the claim just - east - of city limits - Goodland Ks. The Old Sod Shanty. Photo by Reed Norton, Kan Miss Bertha Boomer Sabetha Kans