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Drawstring bag, Skowhegan, ca. 1864

Contributed by Skowhegan History House

This small homemade drawstring bag held many small military and personal objects carried by Lt. Crawford during the Civil War. It contained buttons and bullets, a piece of flint, metal washers and some unidentified items.

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  • Title: Drawstring bag, Skowhegan, ca. 1864
  • Creation Date: circa 1864
  • Subject Date: circa 1864
  • Town: Skowhegan
  • County: Somerset
  • State: ME
  • Media: Patterned Cloth
  • Local Code: 1004_hh_usms_itl
  • Object Type: Physical Object

For more information about this item, contact:

Skowhegan History House
66 Elm Street, PO Box 832, Skowhegan, ME 04976
(207) 474-6632

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