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This map was drawn by Ado Hunnius at the request of Major General J. M. Schofield. It was compiled under the direction of 1st Lieutenant Henry Jackson of the 7th U.S. Cavalry in March 1870. It includes the location of forts in Kansas, southern Nebraska, eastern Colorado, and northern portions of Indian Territory (Oklahoma), as well as noting natural features (rivers, hills, etc.), trails, and Indian reservations.

Creator: Hunnius, Ado, 1842-1923
Date: 1870

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This map is particularly useful for locating forts mentioned in various documents chosen for these standards. Also, it gives some sense of the lay of the land regarding its geography and the location of trails and reservations.

KS:7th:1.5:Forts and Trails (2005)

Item Number: 210355
Call Number: Map Drawer AA 1870
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 210355

Business and Industry - Railroad - Tracks
Business and Industry - Trucking and freighting
Collections - Maps
Curriculum - 7th Grade Standards - Kansas History Standards - 1860s to 1870s (Benchmark 3) - Fed. Gov. and Indian lands (Indicator 1) - Broken promises
Curriculum - 7th Grade Standards - Kansas History Standards - 1860s to 1870s (Benchmark 3) - Fed. Gov. and Indian lands (Indicator 1) - Depletion of buffalo and natural resources
Curriculum - 7th Grade Standards - Kansas History Standards - 1860s to 1870s (Benchmark 3) - Fed. Gov. and Indian lands (Indicator 1) - Military presence on the Plains
Curriculum - 7th Grade Standards - Kansas History Standards - Prehistory to 1854 (Benchmark 1) - Kansas forts and trails (Indicator 5) - Fort Harker
Curriculum - 7th Grade Standards - Kansas History Standards - Prehistory to 1854 (Benchmark 1) - Kansas forts and trails (Indicator 5) - Fort Larned
Curriculum - 7th Grade Standards - Kansas History Standards - Prehistory to 1854 (Benchmark 1) - Kansas forts and trails (Indicator 5) - Fort Leavenworth
Curriculum - 7th Grade Standards - Kansas History Standards - Prehistory to 1854 (Benchmark 1) - Kansas forts and trails (Indicator 5) - Fort Riley
Curriculum - 7th Grade Standards - Kansas History Standards - Prehistory to 1854 (Benchmark 1) - Kansas forts and trails (Indicator 5) - Fort Scott
Curriculum - 7th Grade Standards - Kansas History Standards - Prehistory to 1854 (Benchmark 1) - Kansas forts and trails (Indicator 5) - Santa Fe Trail
Curriculum - 7th Grade Standards - Kansas History Standards - Prehistory to 1854 (Benchmark 1) - Kansas forts and trails (Indicator 5) - US Cavalry
Date - 1870s - 1870
Military - Facilities - Forts - Fort Atkinson - Fort Lyon
Military - Facilities - Forts - Fort Dodge
Military - Facilities - Forts - Fort Harker
Military - Facilities - Forts - Fort Hays
Military - Facilities - Forts - Fort Larned
Military - Facilities - Forts - Fort Leavenworth
Military - Facilities - Forts - Fort Riley
Military - Facilities - Forts - Fort Wallace
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Documentary Artifact - Map
People - American Indians - Indian lands
People - American Indians - Tribes - Cherokee
People - American Indians - Tribes - Iowa
People - American Indians - Tribes - Kansa
People - American Indians - Tribes - Kaskaskia
People - American Indians - Tribes - Kickapoo
People - American Indians - Tribes - Miami
People - American Indians - Tribes - New York
People - American Indians - Tribes - Osage
People - American Indians - Tribes - Otoe
People - American Indians - Tribes - Piankeshaw
People - American Indians - Tribes - Potawatomi
People - American Indians - Tribes - Quapaw
People - American Indians - Tribes - Sac and Fox
People - American Indians - Tribes - Seneca
People - American Indians - Tribes - Shawnee
People - American Indians - Tribes - Wea
Places - Forts and military installations - Fort Dodge
Places - Forts and military installations - Fort Harker
Places - Forts and military installations - Fort Hays
Places - Forts and military installations - Fort Larned
Places - Forts and military installations - Fort Leavenworth
Places - Forts and military installations - Fort Riley
Places - Forts and military installations - Fort Wallace
Places - Indian reservations - Kickapoo
Places - Indian reservations - Potawatomi
Places - Other States - Arkansas
Places - Other States - Colorado
Places - Other States - Iowa
Places - Other States - Missouri
Places - Other States - Nebraska
Places - Other States - New Mexico
Places - Other States - Oklahoma
Places - Other States - Texas
Places - Other States - Wyoming
Places - Rivers - Arkansas
Places - Rivers - Kansas
Places - Rivers - Solomon
Thematic Time Period - Immigration and Settlement, 1854 - 1890
Transportation - Railroads - Tracks
Transportation - Trails - Santa Fe
Type of Material - Maps

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