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Plats of the topography of some townships in Kansas

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH MS D84


Plats of the topography of Kansas Townships 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, of Ranges 10, 11, 12, 13, Township 13, of Range 17, with the addition of Townships 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, of Ranges 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, all south of the Baseline and east of the 6th Principal Meridan, in the State of Kansas. Leavenworth, Kansas.


  • May 8, 1866


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1 volume : 42 leaves ; Volume measures no taller than 30 cm.

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Scope and Contents

Platbook for portions of eastern Chase, Morris, and Davis (Geary) Counties; all of Lyon, Osage, Douglas, and Franklin Counties; and parts of Shawnee, Johnson, and Miami Counties. This platbook was used in preparing the Map Showing the Program of Public Surveys in Kansas and Nebraska (1866) published by the Surveyor Generals Office, Leavenworth, Kansas, August 25, 1866. Clippings from the Lawrence Journal (1877) appended. Map of Junction City, Kansas, and adjacent country included, undated.

Physical Location


Separated Materials

United States. General Land Office. "Map Showing teh Progress of the PUblic Surveys in Kansas and Nebraska." Washington: Department of the Interior, General Land Office, 1866. Available at Spencer Research Library at RH Map R16.

Guide to the U.S. Surveyor General Collection
Plats of the topography of some townships in Kansas
Finding aid prepared by lgg, 22 November 1972. Finding aid encoded by mg, 2004.
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United States Surveyor General Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS D84, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

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