1. Identification help requested - Beaded article, possible headband or hatband

    Please excuse the cross post from the Fur Trade Artifact forum, as it was suggested I post here for more expert views. A couple of years ago my Mother mentioned that my deceased Stepdad had some type of Indian something. I asked my Mom about it over the Thanksgiving holiday, and took these...
  2. ✅ SOLVED Railroad button? & old hardware from what?

    Found these things today near an old foundation here in Oklahoma......the foundation is near the old Midland Valley Railroad tracks. Could the button be a uniform button from a railroad worker---it has three 5-pointed stars on it? and the old iron hardware from a stove maybe? Here's some...