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Miniature US flag awarded to veterans of the 20th Kansas Infantry Regiment at a commemorative reception in Topeka, Kansas, on November 2, 1899. The flag was found in a footlocker that belonged to Claude Spurlock (1877-1953), who was born in Perry, Kansas. Spurlock fought with the 20th Kansas Infantry Regiment in the Philippines during the Spanish-American War. While there, he worked as an instructor to Filipino forces. He later returned to Kansas and worked in the meatpacking industry in Kansas City.

Date: 1899

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Item Number: 223467
KSHS Identifier: 2003.10.59

Samuel Reader's cane New England Emigrant Aid Company, Annual Meeting Minutes

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