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Fort Riley established in 1853 as a military post to protect the movement of people and trade over the Oregon-California and Santa Fe trails. Named after Major General Bennet, the fort is located in northeast Kansas on the Kansas River between Junction City and Manhattan.

Creator: Trott, A.P.
Date: 1874

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Item Number: 210846
Call Number: FK2.G2 F. 1874 *1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 210846

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