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Post Canteen – Fort Sill, I. T.

This OUTSTANDING - “25¢ - POST CANTEEN – FORT SILL, I. T.” – token was found by Indian Territory Treasure Hunt attendee Garry Doss in what was the floor of an old dugout abode in the Fort Sill – Fort Arbucle area. Again Garry, OUTSTANDING find.

Here is the listing for the token out of the book “OKLAHOMA EXONUMIA – A Catalog of Monetary Substitutes” by Richard W. Chadwick, FRP in 2007:

A little information on the building that became the Fort Sill Post Canteen:

A description of Fort Sill out of an 1871 army publication:

And a “birdseye view” of early Fort Sill:

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