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Title: Wichita Kansas 1887.
Content Date: 1887
Copyright Date: 1887
Author: Pierce, Herbert L.
Corporate Author:
Poole Bros.
Size: 43 x 59 cm
Description:Includes topographic features.Indicates locations of forts.Cartouche for title.Includes illustrations: Cabin erected by William Mathewson (the original Buffalo Bill) in 1869 at Wichita, Kansas, Train of thirty-one cars of corn donated by Sedgwick County to the Ohio flood sufferers in 1884.Includes illustrations of hands pointing, a spider web, a train car, trains, horse drawn carriages and ships.Inset map: City of Wichita.Shows Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad; Wichita & Western Railroad; Denver, Memphis & Atlantic Railroad; St. Louis & San Francisco Railroad; Missouri Pacific Railroad; Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad; and Midland Railroad.From the Ignace Mead Jones Collection of James R. Mead Papers, MS 91-03, held by WSU Special Collections.
Call Number: 1887-0012