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  Map, Palmyra, Kansas Territory
Author: No authors specified.
Date: 1857

Palmyra, Kansas Territory was a small town settled on 320 acres in Douglas County south of Lawrence, and served primarily as a service station to settlers traveling West on the Santa Fe Trail. In 1858, the town purchased land to the South, and donated it to establish Baker University and the city of Baldwin, both of which have survived to the present day.

Location of Original: KU         Call Number: RH Map R188
Item Number: 102295              Number of images: 1
Keywords: Douglas County, Kansas Territory; Maps; Palmyra, Kansas Territory`
 
 

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