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A map drawn by 7th graders Roy Biays and Clyde Penix, from Bunkerhill, Russell County, showing creeks, the Union Pacific Railroad, the Old Denver Trail, the Smoky Hill River and the homesteaders of Township 14 South, Range 13 West, Russell County. 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: Biays, Roy J. (Jospeh), 1894-1978
Date: 1910

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Item Number: 309842
Call Number: Map Drawer S: Maps and descriptions of historic sites in western Kansas drawn by school children, 1907-1909; Russell Co., T 14 S, R 13 W
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 309842

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