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Clyde Markley's map of Township 15 South, Range 13 West, Russell County

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Creator: Markley, Clyde William, 1893-1964

Date: 1911

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Map/Cartographic

Call Number: Map Drawer S: Maps and descriptions of historic sites in western Kansas drawn by school children, 1907-1909; Russell Co., T. 15 S, R. 13 W

Unit ID: 309816

Summary: A map drawn by Clyde Markley showing creeks, school houses and school districts, churches and farms of Township 15 South, Range 12 West of Russell County. On two typed pages, Clyde gives details about the township's history. 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." Clyde has also created a two page key to the map.

Space Required/Quantity: Ink (colors) and colored pencil on paper + typewritten note

Title (Main title): Clyde Markley's map of Township 15 South, Range 13 West, Russell County

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