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This early picture book of Kansas includes many illustrations promoting Kansas people, places, and events. It may have been funded by the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad to promote immigration and settlement.

Creator: Tewksbury, George E.
Date: 1883

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The Kansas picture book - Front Cover

Item Number: 211515
Call Number: RR 572.18, Box A1-20
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 211515

Agriculture - Agricultural methods and practices - Irrigation
Agriculture - Crops - Fruits
Agriculture - Crops - Sorghum/Milo
Agriculture - Crops - Trees
Agriculture - Crops - Vegetables - Corn
Agriculture - Livestock - Cattle
Agriculture - Livestock - Hogs
Agriculture - Livestock - Sheep
Agriculture - Ranching
Agriculture - Ranching - Cattle drives
Business and Industry - Agricultural Industries
Business and Industry - Agricultural Industries - Dairying
Business and Industry - Agricultural Industries - Meat - Stockyards
Business and Industry - Manufacturing - Food and Drink - Butter
Business and Industry - Manufacturing - Food and Drink - Cheese
Business and Industry - Railroad
Business and Industry - Railroad - Companies - Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe
Business and Industry - Railroad - Immigration promotion
Business and Industry - Railroad - Land sales
Collections - Library
Community Life - Religion - Christianity - Mennonite
Date - 1880s - 1883
Education - Higher education - Institutions
Environment - Water - Rivers
Environment - Wildlife - Mammals - Buffalo/Bison
Environment - Wildlife - Mammals - Prairie dogs
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Documentary Artifact - Book
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Documentary Artifact - Book - Illustrations
Places - Cities and towns - Dodge City
Places - Cities and towns - Hutchinson
Places - Cities and towns - Kansas City
Places - Counties - Chase
Places - Counties - Ford
Places - Counties - Pawnee
Places - Counties - Reno
Places - Counties - Rice
Places - Counties - Wyandotte
Type of Material - Printed materials - Books
Type of Material - Printed materials - Books - Illustrations

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