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Kansas government publications, resources and information available from the State Library of Kansas

Jun 22

Salt Mining in Kansas in the 1890s

Posted on June 22, 2022 at 12:45 PM by Bill Sowers

An interesting article published in the 1890s on salt and it's production for human consumption in Kansas.  Includes graphics on the processes used. View online at the State Library of Kansas' KGI Online Library...

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Jun 16

Kansas Insects

Posted on June 16, 2022 at 9:24 AM by Bill Sowers

A link to the 1943 book, "Common Insects of Kansas," found at the State Library of Kansas' KGI Online Library... as well as links to more current material of interest to people bugged by bugs!  Read the blog with links...

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Tag(s): Insects

May 27

FOR THE HORSE LOVERS

Posted on May 27, 2022 at 2:50 PM by Bill Sowers

A collection of some of the graphics of horses found in the December 1899 issue of the Report of the Kansas State Board of Agriculture.  Also provided is a link to the full article on the care and treatment of horses at the turn of the last century.

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Tag(s): Horses