Maine Memory Network
Maine's Online Museum

Login · My Account · Show Album



Captain Grenville F. Sparrow coat, ca. 1864

Contributed by Maine Historical Society

Capt. Grenville F. Sparrow (1837-1907) wore this coat as part of his uniform in the Civil War.

He rose from sergeant to lieutenant to captain of Co. A, 17th Maine volunteers. The shoulder bars are those of a captain.

Other Information

  • Title: Captain Grenville F. Sparrow coat, ca. 1864
  • Creation Date: circa 1864
  • Subject Date: 1864
  • State: ME
  • Media: Wool, cotton, brass
  • Local Code: 1998.453.3
  • Object Type: Physical Object

For more information about this item, contact:

Maine Historical Society
489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822

Print This Record

Share what you know about this item

... Or if there's a problem with this page, tell us.

We do NOT offer appraisals on like items. Check our Note on Appraisals.

*Required fields.