Maps Galbraith's railway mail service maps, Kansas.

Format Maps
Contributors Galbraith, Frank H.
United States. Railway Mail Service
Dates 1897
Location Kansas
United States
Language English
Subjects Kansas
United States
Galbraith's railway mail service maps, Kansas.
One of eight large-scale pictorial maps of midwestern states showing routes and post offices of the Railway Mail Service. Designed by Chicago railway mail clerk Frank H. Galbraith to help employees of the Railway Mail Service quickly locate counties and post offices. The maps were rented for practicing or prospective workers who numbered over 6,000 and traveled over a million miles a year on the rails sorting mail. A printed title cartouche accompanied by a list of counties for each of the states by McEwen Map Company of Chicago is pasted on the maps. For published maps showing the routes of the mail service see entries 283 and 313.
Contributor Names
Galbraith, Frank H.
United States. Railway Mail Service.
Created / Published
Chicago, 1897, c1898.
Subject Headings
-  Railroads--Kansas--Maps
-  United States--Kansas
-  Scale not given.
-  LC has another copy in 8 sheets.
-  LC Railroad maps, 223
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
col. map 71 x 57 cm.
Call Number
G4201.P3 1897 .G3
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g4201p rr002230
Library of Congress Catalog Number
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