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G. M. Hopkins' Map of Kansas City, Missouri
G. M. Hopkins' Map of Kansas City, Missouri
TitleG. M. Hopkins' Map of Kansas City, Missouri
Date1886; 1957-1961
DescriptionStreet map of Kansas City compiled from official records and actual surveys showing wards, streets, railroad lines, and some plat information. Handdrawn in blue ink are precinct divisions within wards. At the top of map the range of dates corresponding to the precinct notations is given as 1886. Written by hand on map: "Verified KC Tms. March 27, 1886 p. 8 col. 2 & 3."
Dimensions18 x 22 in.
NotesScale 1:15,840. The precinct notations on this map were made as part of the Kansas City History Project at the University of Missouri-Kansas City (1957-1961, Dr. A. T. Brown, director.). This map is one of three copies of G. M. Hopkins' 1886 Map of Kansas City (SC117, Series 3-1 #25; ContentDM: 1509) marked by hand in this way. The other two are in SC117, Series 3-3: Kansas City, Missouri - Wards & Polling Districts, #4 (ContentDM: 1520) and #6 (ContentDM: 1519). Maps #1 (ContentDM: 1606), #2 (ContentDM: 1607), and #3 (ContentDM: 1608) in Series 3-3 were also created for the same project.
Location DepictedKansas City, Missouri
CreatorG. M. Hopkins
Call NumberSC117, Series 3-3: Kansas City, Missouri - Wards & Polling Districts #5
SubjectMaps
Political elections
Railroads
Streets
Local SubjectElections
Precincts
Wards
See AlsoSC117, Series 3-3: Kansas City, Missouri - Wards & Polling Districts #1 (ContentDM: 1606), #2 (ContentDM: 1607), #3 (ContentDM: 1608), #4 (ContentDM: 1520) and #6 (ContentDM: 1519)
Digital FormatTIFF displayed as JPEG 2000
Barcode30000091
RepositoryMissouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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Item ID215856
Item TypeMap
CONTENTdm number1518
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