Missouri Valley Special Collections
Advanced Search | Help | My Favorites
All Images Local History Index  
add to favorites | reference url back to results previous next
Zoom in Zoom out Pan left Pan right Pan up Pan down Maximum resolution Fit in window Fit to width Rotate left Rotate right Hide/show thumbnail
Bird's Eye View of Kansas City, Missouri
Bird's Eye View of Kansas City, Missouri
TitleBird's Eye View of Kansas City, Missouri
Date1878
DescriptionAerial view of Kansas City from the northeast. Buildings, railroad lines, and other features are rendered pictorially. Key at bottom of map identifies churches, schools, reservoirs, businesses, etc. Street names are shown. The Hannibal Bridge is shown open for river traffic.

Typed note taped to back of map reads, "George Ehrlich did extensive research to determine the date of this map - 1878 lithograph, Bird's Eye View, for his 1979 book "Kansas City, Mo.: An Architectural History, 1826-1976."
Dimensions28 x 39 in.
NotesThe missing portions of the key at the bottom of this map, in fragile condition, is complete on the black and white copy under call number SC 117, Series 3-1: Kansas City, Missouri #13 (ContentDM: 1505).
Location DepictedKansas City, Missouri
Call NumberLARGE MAP: Kansas City, Missouri, #2X
SubjectMaps
Bird's-eye view prints
Drawings
Local SubjectKansas City, Missouri
Hannibal Bridge
See AlsoSC117, Series 3-1: Kansas City, Missouri #13 (ContentDM: 1505)
Digital FormatTIFF displayed as JPEG 2000
BarcodeAAC7155
RepositoryMissouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
RightsReproduction (printing, downloading, or copying) of images from Kansas City Public Library requires permission and payment for the following uses, whether digital or print: publication; reproduction of multiple copies; personal, non-educational purposes; and advertising or commercial purposes. Please order prints or digital files and pay use fees through this website. All images must be properly credited to: "Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri." Images and texts may be reproduced without prior permission only for purposes of temporary, private study, scholarship, or research. Those using these images and texts assume all responsibility for questions of copyright and privacy that may arise.
Item ID163330
Item TypeMap
CONTENTdm number1504
add to favorites | reference url: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Maps,1504 back to results previous next