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Northeast Corner of Kansas Territory
Northeast Corner of Kansas Territory
TitleNortheast Corner of Kansas Territory
DescriptionMap showing area immediately west of the Missouri River, in present-day Doniphan, Atchison, and Leavenworth counties, Kansas. The right-hand side of the page is north. Map shows Indian lands, including the Iowa lands, Iowa Reserve, Sac and Fox lands recently ceded, Kickapoo Reserve, and "Half Breed lands" (i.e. Indians of mixed descent). Indicates many creeks and some towns (e.g. Fort Leavenworth, Atchison, Doniphan, Saint Joseph). The agency is indicated near Wolf River. Ink on lined paper, signed by Major Daniel Vanderslice, who served as Indian Agent from 1853 until Lincoln became President in 1861.
Dimensions16.75 x 21.5 in.
NotesScale: 4 miles to the inch
Location DepictedKansas
CreatorDaniel Vanderslice
Call NumberSC117, Series 3-11: Kansas #5
SubjectIndian agents
Indian reservations
Local SubjectNative Americans
Fox Indians
Iowa Indians
Kiowa Indians
Sauk Indians
Digital FormatTIFF displayed as JPEG 2000
RepositoryMissouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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Item ID210405
Item TypeMap
CONTENTdm number1688
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