Title: Oklahoma Indian and Cowboy Views, Photograph 18

Description: Photograph eighteen of twenty-four in Collection of Oklahoma Indian and Cowboy Views [ca. 1889] by William S. Prettyman and George B. Cornish. It is titled "Boomers Claim Shanty, Oklahoma Territory" and shows five settlers (three on horseback), in front of a primitive cabin, staking their claim.

Date: ca. April 1889

Photographer: William S. Prettyman

Author: George B. Cornish

Item Type: Photograph

Collection: Native American/Western Photograph Collection (P23)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,36866

Location: P23, Box 1, Folder 2, Number 18

Local Subject: Indian Territory (Oklahoma); Oklahoma Land Rush (1889); Frontier and Pioneer Life

Digital Format: JPEG

Barcode: 10017630

Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri

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