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Kansas City, Kansas. L.H. Everts & Co. 1887

Kansas City, Kansas. / L.H. Everts & Co. / 1887
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Full Title: Kansas City, Kansas formerly Wyandotte - Kansas City, Kan., and Armourdale. L.H. Everts & Co., publishers, Phila., Pa. (1887)

Author: L.H. Everts & Co.

Date: 1887

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Author: L.H. Everts & Co.

Date: 1887

Short Title: Kansas City, Kansas.

Publisher: Philadelphia: L.H. Everts & Co.

Type: Atlas Map

Object Height cm: 94

Object Width cm: 58

Scale 1: 7,200

Note: Hand col. lithographed map. Shows block and lot numbers, tracts, owners of large parcels, etc. Has certification dated Oct. 15, 1886.

State / Province: Kansas

City: Kansas City (Kan.)

Full Title: Kansas City, Kansas formerly Wyandotte - Kansas City, Kan., and Armourdale. L.H. Everts & Co., publishers, Phila., Pa. (1887)

List No: 2818.348

Page No: after 244

Series No: 359

Published In: The official state atlas of Kansas compiled from government surveys, county records and personal investigations. Philadelphia. L.H. Everts & Co. 1887. (on verso of title page) Copyright, 1887, L.H. Everts & Co. (with view:) State Capitol, Topeka, Kan. Haskell & Wood, Arch's. F.F. Goist Sc.

Publication Author: L.H. Everts & Co.

Publication Date: 1887

Publication Reference: Checklist of printed maps of the Middle West to 1900, 13-1798; Phillips, 1710; Ristow. American maps and mapmakers, p. 441; LeGear. Atlases of the United States, LC 1368.

Publication Note: Huge atlas, many maps and views, scarce. With 340 numbered pages (plus many unnumbered pages) of maps and views this must be the largest State Atlas published (Andreas' Iowa has 250 pages of maps and views). The views show the remarkable development of the state over two decades after the Civil War. Many large folding maps of cities are included. Bound in new burgandy cloth covered boards with "The Official Atlas Of Kansas 1887" stamped in gilt. Maps hand painted in full color.

Publication List No: 2818.000

Publication Type: State Atlas

Publication Maps: 295

Publication Height cm: 46

Publication Width cm: 40

Image No: 2818348

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