Indian Agency seal used by Lawrence Taliaferro

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Titles Indian Agency seal used by Lawrence Taliaferro
Description Wood and metal seal. Wooden handle is turned and metal stamp reads, "ST. PETERS/INDIAN/AGENCY" and has crossed peace pipe and hatchet in center. Used by Major Lawrence Taliaferro, Indian Agent at Fort Snelling from 1820 to 1839.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 4 1/2 inches length
1 1/8 inches diameter (seal)
1 inch diameter (handle)
Nomenclature seal (artifact)
Materials wood
brass (alloy)
Subjects United States, Office of Indian Affairs, St. Peters Agency
Used by: Taliaferro, Lawrence
Used at: St. Peters Indian Agency
Fort Snelling, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Office Equipment & Supplies. Seal, Stencils & Stamps
Places Subject: Indian Agency, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Use: Not earlier than 1819 - Not later than 1839
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 441.H234 (Accession Number)

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