Fort Walsh

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Personal items excavated at Fort Walsh
Personal items excavated at Fort Walsh
Seven artifacts excavated at Fort Wash - [?], straight razor, toothbrush, [?], coins
Pistol, Breech Loading, Revolver, Adams MK II
Pistol, Breech Loading, Revolver, Adams MK II
"Pistol, Breech Loading, Revolver, Adams, MK II (1867). this model may have seen service in the NWMP by officers through private purchase"
Pistol, Breech Loading, Revolver, Adams MK III
Pistol, Breech Loading, Revolver, Adams MK III
"Pistol, Breech Loading, Revolver, Adams, MK III (1872). In service 1874-1886"
Pistol, Breech Loading, Revolver, Adams, MK I
Pistol, Breech Loading, Revolver, Adams, MK I
"Pistol, Breech Loading, Revolver, Adams, MK I (Beaumont-Adams conversion, 1872/73. These weapons arrived at Fort Dufferin during the first week of July 1874, just in time for the March West"
Pistol, Revolver, Breech Loading, Enfield MK II
Pistol, Revolver, Breech Loading, Enfield MK II
"Pistol, Revolver, Breech Loading, Enfield MK II (1882). In service 1882-1905"
Plates and cutlery used by the N.W.M.P. at Fort Walsh
Plates and cutlery used by the N.W.M.P. at Fort Walsh
China plate, enamel plate, Worchestershire sauce bottle, cutlery and miscellaneous china, China used by officers, cheaper enamel used by constables
Sitting Bull's Abraham Lincoln Peace Medal
Sitting Bull's Abraham Lincoln Peace Medal
"Abraham Lincoln Peace Medal, 1862. Belonged to Tatanka Iyotanka ("Sitting Bull": ca. 1831 - December 15th, 1890) Holy Man and Leader of the Hunkpapa Lakota"
Superintendent James Walsh's mess jacket and vest
Superintendent James Walsh's mess jacket and vest
"Mess jacket and vest worn by Superintendent James Walsh, after whom this Fort is named. Worn at formal evening functions, this uniform was the equivalent of the civilian tailcoat and white tie"
U.S. Army uniform and weapons
U.S. Army uniform and weapons
"When they entered Canada, many of the Sious were clad in odds and ends of U.S. army uniforms and carrying military weapons acquired in battle. Spencer Breech-loading Carbine Calibre .52, Colt 1860 Army Revolver Calibre .44 (1860), Remington Army Revolver Calibre .44"
Wooden oxen yoke
Wooden oxen yoke
Oxen yoke made entirely of wood

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