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Closeup of Lavender Aster, a Fall Tallgrass Prairie Wildflower Growing in Johnson County Kansas near Kansas City...10/1974 | by The U.S. National Archives
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Closeup of Lavender Aster, a Fall Tallgrass Prairie Wildflower Growing in Johnson County Kansas near Kansas City...10/1974

Original Caption: Closeup of Lavender Aster, a Fall Tallgrass Prairie Wildflower Growing in Johnson County Kansas near Kansas City. A Wave of Pioneers Cleared the Native Grasses and Planted Crops in the Fertile Soil. As a Result Only Isolated Patches of Native Tallgrass Prairie Survive. There Is a Bill in Congress Which Would Make an Area of Kansas a Tallgrass Prairie National Park, But It Has Been Stalled in Committee for Several Years Because of Opposition 10/1974

 

U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: 412-DA-14715

 

Photographer: Duncan, Patricia D., 1932-

 

Subjects:

Johnson (Kansas, United States) county

Environmental Protection Agency

Project DOCUMERICA

 

strong>Persistent URL: catalog.archives.gov/id/557167

 

Repository: Still Picture Records Section, Special Media Archives Services Division (NWCS-S), National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD, 20740-6001.

 

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Use Restrictions: Unrestricted

 

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