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Map of the Pottawattamie Reserve Lands in Kansas Belonging to the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe R.R. Co.
Map of the Pottawattamie Reserve Lands in Kansas Belonging to the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe R.R. Co.
TitleMap of the Pottawattamie Reserve Lands in Kansas Belonging to the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe R.R. Co.
Dateca. 1869
DescriptionMap of an area just west of Topeka, Kansas comprising the Pottawatomie Reserve in Kansas. Key states, Blue Tracts are Indian Allottments; Red Tracts are Sold Lands. Major roads are indicated, as well as two railroad lines. Towns in evidence are St. Mary's Mission, Newbery, Rossville and Silver Lake.
Dimensions27.25 x 28 in.
NotesBackground note: On August 7, 1868 the Potawatomi lands were purchased from the Federal government for $1.00 an acre by the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe, whose rails did not run through them. For more information, see _Steel Trails to Santa Fe_, L. L. Waters, University of Kansas Press, Lawrence, 1950.
CreatorAugust Gast & Company
Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad Company
Call NumberSC117, Series 4-14: Railroad Lines #4 (workroom drawer)
Local SubjectNative Americans
Potawatomi Indians
Roads
Railroads
Topeka, Kansas
Digital FormatTIFF
Barcode30000008
RepositoryMissouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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Item ID162833
Item TypeMap
CONTENTdm number1215
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