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This brochure from the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad Company is in the form of a newspaper. It advertises three million acres of land for sale in southwestern Kansas. The brochure explains the prices and terms of sale, and provides quotes from successful farmers in the area as to their ability to raise abundant crops. It lists where to get information about land sales in states east of Kansas, the local agents in specific Kansas communities, and the stations and the distances between stops on the AT&SF eastern division and the Arkansas Valley route

Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company
Date: July 1875

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Item Number: 212828
Call Number: Port. K 385 At2 no.8
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 212828

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