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This broken hoe blade was recovered from the Blue Earth village site and donated to the Kansas Historical Society in 1880. Blue Earth village was a Kansa Indian village in Pottawatomie County. Many lodge depressions were still visible on the surface in the 1880s. Iron hoes were used for heavy duty garden and field work.

Date: 1790-1830

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Item Number: 446201
Call Number: 14PO24 80.18 Wells donation
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 446201

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