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In this letter to Franklin G. Adams, the first secretary of the Kansas State Historical Society, George Walker of Burlington, Kansas, relates the story of how he found a Native American pipe while working as a cowboy. According to Walker, he found the pipe after his horse's hoof struck something "that gave out a ringing sound."

Creator: Walker, George
Date: February 15, 1886

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Item Number: 219379
Call Number: Indian History Coll. #590, Box 1 Folder Depredations
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 219379

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