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This plate, trigger and trigger guard was collected from the Canville Trading Post in Neosho County and donated to the Kansas Historical Society in 1994. The artifact was cleaned by electrolysis which passes an electrical current through a liquid solution to separate the rust from the artifact. The Canville Trading Post was located near the Osage Reservation in Neosho County. The post was established in 1847 by A. B. Canville. When the Osage reservation land was ceded to the United States in 1870, the Osage left for Oklahoma and Canville followed in 1872.

Date: 1847-1872

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Item Number: 449761
Call Number: 14NO396 1994.B.5127 Shaw donation
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 449761

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