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All three pieces of flatware shown here were recovered during the 1996 Kansas Archeology Training Program field school during a metal detection survey at Fort Harker in Ellsworth County. The spoon has the words "SENATE SILVERPLATE" on the back, indicating it was manufactured by Oneida. The pattern on the front of the spoon's handle matches the 'Jean' pattern which was made in 1932, post dating the fort's occupation by 60 years. There are no marks on the knife or the fork. Fort Harker was located adjacent to what was to become the town of Kanopolis in Ellsworth County.

Date: 1867-1872

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Flatware from Fort Harker, 14EW310 - 1

Item Number: 442843
Call Number: 14EW310-130-1; -258-1; -421-1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 442843

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