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This color photographic postcard features the large rocks at the Mushroom Rock State Park, an attraction in Ellsworth County, Kansas. A boy in shorts and a short sleeved shirt stands on top of a spherical rock in the foreground. Two children in shorts and short sleeve shirts are in the background by other rock formations. Trees are growing around the rocks and blue print is at the top of the card. Printed text is on the back of the card.
4"x 5" photographic postcard
Ellsworth County (Kan.), Park, Sedimentary rocks, Attractions, Formations (Geology), Smoky Hills (Kan.)
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"Postcard: Greetings from Kansas" (2021). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 321.
Greetings from Kansas Mushroom Park. West of Salina, near Kanopolis Dam is Mushroom Park. This park features beautiful scenery and curious rock formations. It is of historical interest, as early day stage coach trails were near this park until they were forced out by hostile Indians.