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This 50-56 caliber Spencer cartridge, manufactured by the Sage Ammunition Works of Middleton, Connecticut, was found near the guardhouse at Fort Wallace in Wallace County. Excavations took place at the fort in 1997 by archeologists from the Kansas Historical Society.

Date: 1866-1882

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Item Number: 309495
Call Number: 14WC303-26
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 309495

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