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The Ellsworth & Pacific railroad.

Ellsworth and Pacific Railroad Company.

The Ellsworth & Pacific railroad.

Some facts and information as to the routes of the Ellsworth & Pacific railroad, and the country through which it would pass; together with a review of reports & surveys made of the region west of Kansas; also, a memorial to the Congress of United States by the citizens of Ellsworth, Kansas, in relation to a change of route of the Union Pacific R. R., E. D.

by Ellsworth and Pacific Railroad Company.

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Published by Printed at the Bulletin office in Leavenworth .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ellsworth and Pacific Railroad Company.,
  • Ellsworth (Kan.)

  • Edition Notes

    Microfilm. New Haven, Conn. : Research Publications, 1975. -- 1 reel ; 35 mm. -- (Western Americana : frontier history of the Trans-Mississippi West, 1550-1900 ; reel 174, no. 1822)

    SeriesWestern Americana, 1550-1900 -- reel 174, no. 1822.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination30 p.
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15428381M

    In , Ellsworth began to thrive as a new shipping point when about , Texas Longhorns came up the Chisholm Trail. Ellsworth, Kansas Main Street, by Alexander Gardner, A new offshoot of the trail was surveyed by the Kansas Pacific Railway Company, led by William M. Cox, General Livestock Agent for the railroad. Ellsworth, Kansas, once one of the many wicked cowtowns of the Sunflower State, is the county seat of Ellsworth County and a flourish small town of about 3, people today. Long before Ellsworth began to dominate the cattle market, it was already a turbulent place. The Smoky Hills region had long been home to the Cheyenne and other Indian tribes who roamed the area killing buffalo.

    The Kansas Pacific Railway was a historic railroad company that operated in the western United States in the late 19th century. It was a federally chartered railroad, backed with government land grants. At a time when the first transcontinental railroad was being constructed by the Central Pacific and the Union Pacific, it tried and failed to join the transcontinental ranks. It was originally the "Union Pacific, Eastern Division Headquarters: Wyandotte, Kansas (part of present . Business and Industry - Railroad - Facilities - Stock pens Collections - Photograph Date - s - Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Documentary Artifact - Book - Illustrations Places - Cities and towns - Ellsworth Places - Counties - Ellsworth Transportation - Railroads - Companies - Kansas Pacific.

    – January 24 – Kansas Pacific Railway is merged with Union Pacific Railroad and Denver Pacific Railway to form Union Pacific Railway. – August – Katy Industries sold line to the Union Pacific Railroad. Kansas Memory, the Historical Society's digital portal, contains more than 3, items from the railroad. Omaha, Neb., Octo – Ellsworth, Kan., has been awarded a membership in Union Pacific's Train Town USA Registry as part of the railroad's year-long th anniversary celebration.. Ellsworth received an official Train Town USA resolution signed by Union Pacific Chairman Jim Young, and Ellsworth's historical connection with Union Pacific will be featured at


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