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An assortment of trade beads were found at the Canville Trading Post in Neosho County near the Osage Reservation. They were donated to the Kansas Historical Society in 1994. The oblong white and white with turquoise beads are made of glass. The Canville Trading 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: 505557
Call Number: 14NO396 1994.B.4627 & .4628 Shaw donation
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 505557

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