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Title: Birdseye View of Abilene, The Future Capital of Kansas.
Content Date: 1895
Author: Ketcheson, J. H.
Other Author(s): Baker, F. J.
Publisher:
J. D. MacMaster & Co.
Size: 56 x 75 cm
Description:Map indicates additions, fairgrounds, street names and businesses.Includes topographic features.Includes illustrations: Business Property of J. H. Brady, Residence of Thomas Kirby, Esq., Office of McMaster, New City Hall, St. Joseph's Seminary, Residence of C. W. C. Rohrer, The Abilene National Bank, Walnut Grove Stock Farm, L. B. Johns Carriage Works, Wild Bill's Cabin, Residence of L. B. Johns, Residence of C. H. Lebold, Residence of Theo. Mosher.Includes portraits of and signatures of J. D. McMaster and G. W. C. Rohrer below title block.Shows Rock Island Railroad; Chicago, Omaha & Southwestern Railroad; Chicago, Kansas & Nebraska Railroad; Chicago, Kansas & Western Railroad; Salina Branch of Chicago, Kansas & Western Railroad; Santa Fe Railroad; and Union Pacific Railroad.Includes advertisements for J. D. MacMaster & Co., real estate and loan broker.MacMaster and McMaster used interchangeably.
Call Number: 1895-0002