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This black and white photographic postcard features a chuck wagon, or covered wagon with the covering removed. The items in the wagon have been removed and are on the ground to set up camp. A man stands at the back of the wagon with his hand on a container for cooking. Prairie land surrounds the man and wagon. Printed text is at the top of the card. Handwriting is on the back of the card. (Note indicates the photo was taken by Liberal, Kansas photographer Hal Reid.)
4"x 5" photographic postcard
Liberal (Kan.), Seward County (Kan.), Partridge (Kan.) Reno County (Kan.), Correspondence, Frontier & pioneer life, Ranchers, Cowboys
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T., I. T. and Hood, A. F., "Postcard: No. 51. Chuck Wagon and Cook" (1911). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 1354.
No. 51. Chuck wagon and cook. Liberal 9-30-11 Helo Al will drop you a card I missed my train yesterday so couldn't come any further than Liberal. Will go home this afternoon. I.T.T. Mr. A. F. Hood Partridge Kans