"Map of the Indian Colonies West of Missouri and Arkansas", Eastman, Seth (Capt.)
Subject: Central United States
Period: 1853 (dated)
Publication: Information Respecting the History, Condition and Prospects of the Indian Tribes of the United States
Color: Hand Color
8.3 x 11.3 inches
21.1 x 28.7 cm
This interesting map locates the Indian tribes and reservations in the region of present-day Oklahoma, Kansas, and Nebraska. Tribes shown include Cherokees, Chickasaws, Osages, Pawnees, and Omahas. Several forts are identified, among them Fort Leavenworth, Fort Atkinson, and Fort Kearney. The Santa Fe Trail is traced.
There are light spots, excess printer's ink at top, and marginal toning.