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Missouri River
Missouri River
TitleMissouri River
Date1893
DescriptionMap of a stretch of the Missouri River between Quindaro, Kansas, and Missouri City, Missouri. Considerable detail shown, including islands, lakes, creeks, railroad lines, riverboat landings, the Kansas towns of Armstrong, Armourdale, Argentine, Rosedale, and Kansas City, as well as the Missouri towns of Kansas City, Mount Washington, Independence, Birmingham, Randolph, and North Kansas City. Identifies some property owners. Indication of extensive channel stabilization structures differentiates this map from the corresponding map in the original Three Forks series.

Printed on map: "Projection from secondary triangulation of 1884-1887 (published 1887). Shore line from survey of 1890. Topography mainly from survey of 1878." "XIV" written in upper right-hand corner.
Dimensions15 x 27.5 in.
CreatorMissouri River Commission
United States
A. N. Darrow
Call NumberSC117, Series 4-16: Missouri River #3 (2 copies) (drawer)
SubjectRivers
Local SubjectWyandotte County, Kansas
Missouri River
Quindaro, Kansas
Missouri City, Missouri
Platte County, Missouri
SourceMissouri River Commission's series, Map of the Missouri River: From its Mouth to Three Forks, Montana, 1892-1895.
Digital FormatTIFF
Barcode30000022
RepositoryMissouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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Item ID162877
Item TypeMap
CONTENTdm number1227
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