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These lithic artifacts were collected from a multicomponent (multiple occupations) archeological site in Hamilton County and donated in 1975 to the Kansas Historical Society. Shown are a sample of different chert types in the collection including Smoky Hill silicified chalk, a good quality knapping material that is exposed in linear beds in northwestern Kansas and western Nebraska. Additionally there are a chalcedony-like chert, unknown cherts, and Alibates flint, a silicified or agatized dolomite from the Canadian River valley in the Texas panhandle.

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Item Number: 448954
Call Number: 14HM310 1975.147 Simpson donation
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 448954

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