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Model 1840 Dragoon saber belt of white buff leather. The belt was presented by Col. E.V. Sumner to Lieutenant George W. Smith of the 9th U.S. Cavalry. Smith was killed 19 August 1881 by Nan's Raiders at Hawk Canon, New Mexico.

Date: 1840

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Item Number: 431743
KSHS Identifier: 1898.2.1.3

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