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This photograph shows a view of Fort Dodge, Kansas. The military fort was established in 1865 by Captain Henry Pierce, a member of the 11th Kansas Cavalry, to protect the U.S. mail and emigrant wagon trains on the Santa Fe Trail. The facility was located on the left bank of the Arkansas River on the "Long Route" of the Santa Fe Trail a few miles southeast of present day Dodge City, Kansas.

Date: Between January 01, 1865 and December 31, 1867

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Item Number: 305
Call Number: FK2.F2 FD. *1b
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 305

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