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Titles Trap
Description Steel animal trap. Consists of single pair of clamp jaws, link chain, and a release pan stamped "HAWLEY & NORTON / No. 1 / ONEIDA COMMUNITY N.Y.".
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 22 inches length
3 1/2 inches width
2 1/2 inches height
Nomenclature trap (trapping equipment)
Materials steel
Creation Made by: Oneida Community
Made in: Oneida, Madison County, New York, United States
Subjects Fur trade.
Trade & Industry. Major Industry. Fur Trade
Dates Creation: Approximately 1800 - Approximately 1900
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 72.64.8 (Accession Number)

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