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Our town on the Plains

J.J. Pennell"s photographs of Junction City, Kansas, 1893-1922

by James R. Shortridge

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Published by University Press of Kansas in Lawrence .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Junction City (Kan.)
    • Subjects:
    • Junction City (Kan.) -- History -- 19th century -- Pictorial works.,
    • Junction City (Kan.) -- History -- 20th century -- Sources.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-234) and index.

      StatementJames R. Shortridge ; with an essay by John Pultz.
      GenrePictorial works., Sources.
      ContributionsPennell, Joseph Judd, 1866-1922.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF689.J8 S56 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 242 p. :
      Number of Pages242
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6785124M
      ISBN 10070061043X
      LC Control Number00038224

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