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These four buttons were excavated in 1966 by Kansas Historical Society archeologists at historic Fort Hays, in Ellis County. Left to right they are a white two hole sew through button, a navy blue four hole dish button, a light blue four hole dish button with a dark blue rim, and a four hole sew through calico button in a blue star pattern.

Date: 1867-1882

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Item Number: 447047
Call Number: 14EL301
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 447047

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