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Elmer L. Cochrane's map of Township 12 South, Range 37 West, Logan County - Page

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A map drawn by Elmer L. Cochrane showing creeks, and the town of McAllaster of Township 14 South, Range 35 West (in McAllaster township), Logan County. On a separate sheet, Elmer writes "McAllaster did not try to get the county seat in the election of 1887." This is one of several maps drawn by school children for a contest organized by Judge J. C. Ruppenthal of Russell, Kansas. The maps were to meet a "requirement of presenting historical data, together with excellence and accuracy of drawing."

Creator: Cochrane, Elmer Lester, Jr., 1896-
Date: Between 1907 and 1914

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Item Number: 309767
Call Number: Map Drawer S: Maps and descriptions of historic sites in western Kansas drawn by school children, 1907-1909; Logan Co., T 12 S, R 37 W
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 309767

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