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Guide map of the best and shortest cattle trail to the Kansas Pacific Railway, with a concise and accurate description of the route: showing distances, streams, crossings, camping grounds, wood and water, supply stores, etc., etc., from the Red River crossing to New Abilene, Ellsworth, Brookville, Salina, Solomon and Abilene

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Title
Guide map of the best and shortest cattle trail to the Kansas Pacific Railway, with a concise and accurate description of the route: showing distances, streams, crossings, camping grounds, wood and water, supply stores, etc., etc., from the Red River crossing to New Abilene, Ellsworth, Brookville, Salina, Solomon and Abilene
Additional title: Guide map of the great Texas cattle trail from Red River crossing to the old reliable Kansas Pacific Railway
Additional title: Best and shortest cattle route from Texas, 1872
Names
Kansas Pacific Railway Company (Publisher)
Levison & Blythe (Printer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1872
Place: Kansas City, Mo.?
Publisher: Kansas Pacific Railway Co.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. (United States, parts. 1872) (Kansas Pacific Railway Company. Guide map of the best and shortest cattle trail to the Kansas Pacific Railway)
Topics
Cattle trails -- West (U.S.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Source note: Title from t.p. of accompanying text. [Map filed flat with "West of Mississippi River" by date , text on shelf.]
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : col. ; 48 x 34 cm., + text (8 p. ; 18 cm.)
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 28542922
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18892050
Folder number: US029.4
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8eb37c90-a242-0135-6859-038d606e94b8
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1872: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Guide map of the best and shortest cattle trail to the Kansas Pacific Railway, with a concise and accurate description of the route" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1872. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/a0194a90-a242-0135-282b-003f0b6f0603

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Guide map of the best and shortest cattle trail to the Kansas Pacific Railway, with a concise and accurate description of the route" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 26, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/a0194a90-a242-0135-282b-003f0b6f0603

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1872). Guide map of the best and shortest cattle trail to the Kansas Pacific Railway, with a concise and accurate description of the route Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/a0194a90-a242-0135-282b-003f0b6f0603

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Guide map of the best and shortest cattle trail to the Kansas Pacific Railway, with a concise and accurate description of the route