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Old Elevator - Shannon, KS
  • Charles Marshall
    1905–1992
    born: Atchison, Kansas, United States ; died: Topeka, Kansas, United States
  • Old Elevator - Shannon, KS, 1938
  • Where object was made: United States
  • linocut
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 151 x 256 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 191 x 280 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 15/16 x 10 1/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 7 1/2 x 11 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of Charles L. Marshall
  • Not on display
  • 1992.0407
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This old wooden grain elevator would have been dwarfed by more recent concrete elevators, such as that in Capps’ Sunlit Towers. Landscape with elevator at center, corn stalks at bottom left, house, fence, poles, trees.