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This photograph of two men on horses at Fort Scott was probably taken between 1863 and 1865. The man in the foreground is Corporal George H. McCoon, company saddler in the 3rd Wisconsin Cavalry. The photograph shows the Fort Scott stables in the background.

Date: 1863-1865

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In describing Kansas transportation past and present, the transportation by horse is an important part of the discussion. Use this photograph in a sequence to show how transportation has changed over time.

KS:7th:1.5:Forts and Trails (2005)

Item Number: 484
Call Number: FK2.B3 Ft.8 *1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 484

Officers' quarters, Fort Scott B.T. Parkhurst William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody Edmund Gibson Ross

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