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Dakota leather bag
Description A plain leather Dakota pouch with a rounded bottom, bound at the top with a hide thong that is fastened at the back for carrying, circa the mid-19th century. The pouch was collected by Colonel John G. Clark of the 50th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry Regiment at Fort Rice in Dakota Territory during the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 11 inches length
2 3/4 inches width
Nomenclature Pouch
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Collected by: Clark, Colonel John Garvin
Collected in Fort Rice, Morton County, North Dakota, United States
Made by Dakota Indians
Used during U.S.-Dakota War of 1862
Fort Rice, Dakota Territory
Dakota Indians.
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Bags & Pouches. Miscellaneous
Dates Discovery: Not earlier than 04/1865 - Not later than 06/1866
50th Wisconsin dates of service
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 69.54.13
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