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Big Blue River, Kansas. 401 miles west of St. Louis Mo.

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Creator: Gardner, Alexander, 1821-1882

Date: 1867

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Photograph

Call Number: Gardner Coll. No. 100

Unit ID: 101

Summary: This stereograph shows a pontoon bridge across the Big Blue River, Riley County, Kan. The image is from Alexander Gardner's series, Across the Continent on the Union Pacific Railway, Eastern Division.

Space Required/Quantity: [Not stated]

Title (Main title): Big Blue River, Kansas. 401 miles west of St. Louis Mo.

Part of: Across the Continent on the Union Pacific Railway, Eastern Division, by Alexander Gardner.

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Subjects

    Union Pacific Railway, Eastern Division
    Albumen prints
    Stereographs
    Big Blue River (Neb. and Kan.)
    Riley County (Kan.) -- History -- 19th century
    Pontoon bridges -- Kansas -- Riley County

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Notes

General Note: Series, title and statement of responsibility from label.

General Note: Digital image of original albumen stereograph, scanned by the Kansas State Historical Society, as part of the Western Trails Project, funded by a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

General Note: The original is an albumen stereograph and measures 8 x 16.9 cm.