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Pontoon bridge at Topeka, Kansas. 351 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. 90

Unit ID: 90

Summary: This stereograph shows a pontoon bridge in the distance across the Kansas River, Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas. It is from Alexander Gardner's series, Across the Continent on the Union Pacific Railway, Eastern Division.

Space Required/Quantity: [Not stated]

Title (Main title): Pontoon bridge at Topeka, Kansas. 351 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
    Kansas River (Kan.)
    Topeka (Kan.) -- History -- 19th century
    Pontoon bridges -- Kansas -- Topeka

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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.