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This brass insignia was recovered from Fort Wallace in Wallace County and donated to the Kansas Historical Society in 2005. Insignia are badge-like distinguishing marks of military rank or office. Fort Wallace was built in 1865 along the Smoky Hill Trail and abandoned in 1882.

Date: 1865-1882

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Insignia from Fort Wallace, 14WC303 - 1

Item Number: 508853
Call Number: 14WC303 2005.D.8 Reed donation 1" x 5/8"
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 508853

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