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This black and white photograph show two views of Fort Riley. This military installation was established in 1853 to protect the movement of people and trade over the Oregon-California and Santa Fe trails. The fort was named after Major General Bennet is located in northeast Kansas on the Kansas River between Junction City and Manhattan.

Date: 1885

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Item Number: 210847
Call Number: FK2.2 F. 1885 *1a & b
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 210847

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