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Unknown [Chain link dog collar with owner's name, "S. Bixler," etched on brass front plate]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05842 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: s.l. Type: Object Date: circa 1820-1860 Pagination: 1 metal chain ; 39 x 1.7 cm.

Summary of Content: Circa date previously estimated as 1840-1860. This collar also resembles some of those worn in the earlier part of the nineteenth century. Contains a locking device to secure collar.

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Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: Pets

Sub Era: The First Age of Reform

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