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    LARGE LOT OF FORT-RELATED LETTERS/DOCUMENTS/RECEIPTS. This mixed lot contains a dozen interesting items from various forts in Montana, Kansas, and the Dakota Territory, primarily from the 1860s and 1870s. The specific forts include: Fort Larned, Fort Kearny, Fort Leavenworth, Fort Keough, Fort Benton, Fort Union, Fort D.A. Russell, Fort Laramie, Fort Stevenson, and Fort Shaw. Of interest are several letters from Capt. Simon Snyder of the 5th Infantry, noted Indian hunter.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2007
    10th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
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