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Samuel Dinsmoor

(1843-1932)

  • Civil War veteran, teacher, sculptor, and grassroots artist
  • Moved to Kansas in 1888 and began farming near Lucas
  • At age 64 built a limestone house
  • Constructed Garden of Eden with more than 200 concrete sculptures now in the National Register of Historic Places

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