Bison Skull Pile, 1892

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Joshua J. Mark
by Unknown Photographer
published on 18 January 2024
Bison Skull Pile, 1892 Download Full Size Image

Bison skulls piled at Michigan Carbon Works in Rougeville, outside of Detroit, Michigan, USA, 1892. The bones were processed for various commodities such as glue, dye, and fertilizer.

Burton Historical Collection, Detroit Public Library, Michigan, USA.

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