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  Plan of the Topeka Bridge
Author: No authors specified.
Date: c. 1858

This bridge, the first bridge over the Kansas River from Topeka, was built in 1857 through the efforts of the Topeka Association. It was destroyed by wind in 1858 and took several months to rebuild. The diagram is undated.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: Franklin Loomis Crane Collection, #320, Box 1, Scrapbook
Item Number: 100229              Number of images: 3
Keywords: Bridges; Shawnee County, Kansas Territory; Topeka Association; Topeka bridge; Topeka, Kansas Territory; Transportation

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