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Counterweight from Fort Zarah, 14BT301 - Page

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This counterweight was excavated at Fort Zarah in 1969 by Kansas Historical Society archeologists. The counterweight may have been used for a scale. The fort was a small outpost on the Santa Fe trail in Barton County occupied from 1864 to 1869. The trading post building within the fort, where this counterweight was located, burned in 1868.

Date: 1864-1868

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Counterweight from Fort Zarah, 14BT301 - 1

Item Number: 455205
Call Number: 14BT301-1174
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 455205

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