Title: Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 1, 1895-1907, Page p001
Description: North western edge of early Kansas City, riverfront area showing railroads, bridges, buildings and streets and the Missouri River. Large numbers at edges of page lead to page showing adjoining area.
See Also: Key http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Sanborn,10
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Volume/Map Sheet Number: Vol. 1, Sheet #1
Subject(s): Maps; Forge shops; Grain elevators; Lodging houses; Stables; Wagon sheds;
Local Subject(s): Chicago and Alton Railroad Company; Hannibal and Saint Joseph Railroad; Missouri Pacific Railroad; Missouri River;
Buildings or Structures: Female Boarding Houses; Hannibal and Saint Joseph Railroad Bridge; Lumber Yard;
Businesses: Acme Bedding Company; Adams Transfer and Storage Company; Kasson Wagon Works; M. Downey Box Factory; Minter Brothers Grain and Seed Company Elevator; Mission Carriage and Wagon Works; The Murray Machinery Company; United States Express Company; Wells Fargo and Company;
Street Names: Broadway Boulevard; Commercial Street; Front Street; Washington Street; W. 2nd Street; W. 3rd Street; W. 4th Street;
Districts: River Market;
Additions or Subdivisions: Campbell Block Land; Gillis Addition; Lykins; O. Case and Balis Subdivision;
Creator: Sanborn-Perris Map Co. Limited
Physical Description: map, color, 21 in. x 25 in.
Map Scale: 50 feet = 1 inch
Digital Collection: Sanborn Maps
Digital Format: jpg2
Digital Date: 2005
Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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