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A large poster distributed by the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad to encourage land settlement in the Pottawattomie Reserve in eastern Kansas. Included on the poster is a full page map of the Pottawattomie Reserve on one side and four pictures of the land on the other. The poster/brochure was encouraging farming and settlement in this area because of ready access via the railroad to all markets east of Topeka. Included are brief descriptions of Topeka, Wamego, St. Mary's, Alma and other small towns. Prices and ways to purchase the land are detailed.

Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1878?

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Item Number: 213107
Call Number: Port. K 385 At2p 1878
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 213107

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