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Date:
March 16, 2019 - March 17, 2019
Time:
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location:
Fort Osage National Historic Landmark
Address:
107 Osage Street
Sibley, MO 64088
Contact:
(816) 229-8980
Cost:
Adults $8.00; Youth $4.00; Seniors $4.00
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Astoria Fur Trade Encampment

Saturday, March 16, 2019

Come learn about the rise of private fur traders as they compete with the United States’ Factory trade house at Fort Osage and European powers such as Spain and Great Britain. Hear of the adventures of these intrepid traders as they reach Native American trading partners on the upper Missouri River. Walk through a fur trader’s camp, handle traps, trade goods and equipment used in the 1810s.