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This presented the legislature with a dilemma, as public funding for a disclose Map would have been prohibitively expensive. appropriately in 1774 it resorted to an unfunded mandate, requiring each town in Massachusetts to conduct a survey of its territory and yield a plot to the Secretary of State. These would later be compiled and where indispensable reconciled to build the map of kansas cities kansas road map I 70 Map With Mile Markers 748 X 388 pixels.