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Photo on The Smoky Hill River Valley - Buffalo Country Marker
Photographer: Unknown
Taken: Circa 1870s
Caption: Photo on The Smoky Hill River Valley - Buffalo Country Marker
Additional Description:
[Caption reads] Buffalo mounts were sent back East in the promotion of the Kansas Pacific Railway which was laying tracks across the Great Plains, linking the Missouri River Basin with the Rocky Mountain west.

Submitted: June 18, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
Database Locator Identification Number: p245027
File Size: 0.093 Megabytes


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