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Link to Image Titled: Wichita's Main Street in 1870, Looking North from Douglas Avenue
Title/Object Name: Wichita's Main Street in 1870, Looking North from Douglas Avenue
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: Circa 1870
Physical Details: 6.5 x 8.5 inches
Description: View of Main Street in Wichita, looking north from Douglas Avenue.
Keywords: Wichita, street scenes, people, transportation, business and industry, stores, covered wagons, wagons, horses.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name: Ignace Mead Jones Collection of James R. Mead Papers
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wsu_ms91-3.9.14.1


Link to Image Titled: Deffenbaugh and Lewis Mill
Title/Object Name: Deffenbaugh and Lewis Mill
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: Circa 1874
Physical Details: 5 x 7 inches
Description: View of the first mill in Wichita. Located at Hydraulic and First Streets.
Keywords: Wichita, agriculture, business and industry, street scenes, transportation.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name:
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wschm_D2NE-1.1.1


Link to Image Titled: Main Street, mid-1870s
Title/Object Name: Main Street, mid-1870s
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: Circa 1875
Physical Details: 4 x 5 inches
Description: Looking northwest at first block of north Main Street. Business signs include Black & Nixon Grocery; C. A. Bayley Company, Hardware; and W. C. Woodman, Groceries.
Keywords: Wichita, business and industry, street scenes, transportation, horses, wagons, false front, architecture.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name:
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wschm_U3-1.2.1


Link to Image Titled: Wichita Elevator
Title/Object Name: Wichita Elevator
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: Circa 1875
Physical Details: 4 x 5 inches
Description: Farmers bringing wheat to be milled at the Wichita Elevator, Russell & Furlong, Proprietors. Located at the corner of First and Fifth (now know as Santa Fe) Streets.
Keywords: Wichita, agriculture, business and industry, public events, street scenes, transportation, horses, windmill, farming.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name:
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wschm_D2NE-41.1.1


Link to Image Titled: Home of J. C. Fraker
Title/Object Name: Home of J. C. Fraker
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: Circa 1875
Physical Details: 4 x 2.75 inches
Description: Residence of J. C. Fraker at 306 East Central Avenue. Second Empire style features mansard roof. The Fraker family is seen posed with the house. By 1896 it was occupied by the Samuel Houck family, owners of Houck Hardware Company.
Keywords: People, business and industry, architecture, landscape, Wichita.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photographic Contact Print
Collection Name:
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wschm_306.E.Central-1


Link to Image Titled: Wichita, 1875
Title/Object Name: Wichita, 1875
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: Circa 1875
Physical Details: 4 x 5 inches
Description: Birds'-eye view looking northeast from Odd Fellows Hall in the first block of North Main. Schweiter and Davidson Lumber yard visible in first block, North Market. Presbyterian Church visible at southwest corner, Lawrence (now known as Broadway) and First Street.
Keywords: Wichita, business and industry, residences, street scenes, houses, skyline, cows.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name: Photographs
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wschm_A2-2.1.1


Link to Image Titled: Nereus Baldwin Family
Title/Object Name: Nereus Baldwin Family
Creator: Nereus Baldwin
Date Original: Circa 1875
Physical Details: 4 x 3 inches
Description: Mrs. Mathilde Baldwin with children Fred and Moscaline. The children are operating a carousel-device for viewing photographs. Nereus Baldwin was a prominent photographer in early Wichita.
Keywords: Business and industry, photography, people, domestic scene, residences, interior, sports and recreation.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photographic Contact Print
Collection Name:
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wschm_BaldwinChildren-2


Link to Image Titled: Douglas Avenue looking west
Title/Object Name: Douglas Avenue looking west
Creator: Nereus Baldwin
Date Original: 1876
Physical Details: 6 x 8.5 inches
Description: View of East Douglas Avenue looking west from newly erected Imboden mill in 700 block east. Arkansas River defined by trees in distance.
Keywords: Wichita, street scenes, business and industry, residences, downtown, lumber yard, architecture.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name: Richard M. Long Collection
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wsu_ms96-4.3.14.1


Link to Image Titled: First Santa Fe Depot
Title/Object Name: First Santa Fe Depot
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: 1877
Physical Details: 8 x 10 inches
Description: Birds' eye view of original Santa Fe Depot showing boxcars on the tracks
Keywords: Wichita, transportation, business and industry, trains, railroads.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name: Wichita Public Library Photograph Collection
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wpl_WPL2056


Link to Image Titled: German Methodist Church (Calvary United Methodist Church)
Title/Object Name: German Methodist Church (Calvary United Methodist Church)
Creator: Unknown photographer
Date Original: 1878
Physical Details: 8 x 10 inches
Description: Birds' eye view looking west with Fourth Street (St. Francis) in foreground; shows German Methodist church and W. L. Johnson Feed Stables; church is now Calvary United Methodist
Keywords: Wichita, street scenes, religion, business and industry, agriculture, churches, stables.
Subject: Wichita (Kan.) -- Pictorial works
Type: Photograph
Collection Name: Wichita Public Library Photograph Collection
Date Digital: 2003
Identifier: wpl_WPL2058


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