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This flyer encourages land purchase and development in central Kansas through the Kansas Pacific Railway. The reasoning is an expanded market for wheat and meat due to the Russo-Turkish War of 1877-1878. The poster contains caricatures of Russia (large bear with helmet and sword) battling Turkey (large turkey with crescent moon affixed to head) while Uncle Sam looks on encouragingly.

Creator: Kansas Pacific Railway Company
Date: Between 1876 and 1879

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Item Number: 213648
Call Number: Port. K 385 K13g
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 213648

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