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This black and white photographic postcard features a sod house with a group of people in front. The group consists of mostly children with a few men and women. Written text is at the bottom of the card. Handwriting is on the back of the card.
4"x 5" photographic postcard
Portis (Kan.), Osborne County (Kan.), Haddam (Kan.), Washington County (Kan.), Correspondence, Frontier & pioneer life, Sod buildings, Westward movement, Homesteading, Group photographs
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Lyons, Ophelia, "Postcard: Group of People in Front of a Sod House" (1909). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 1206.
Copy-Righted 1909 By CN 11/5/09. Portis Kans. It has been raining and snowing for 2 or 3 weeks now. Snow about 8 in. deep now. Roads are a fright. P.S. Look in Kansas history for this picture. Herb. Miss Ophelia Lyons Haddam Kans R. F. D. Stamped: Chas. S. Neiswanger, Photographer Osborne, Kansas