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.
About This Item
- Title: Drawstring bag, Skowhegan, ca. 1864
- Creation Date: circa 1864
- Subject Date: circa 1864
- Location: Skowhegan, Somerset County, ME
- Media: Patterned Cloth
- Local Code: 1004_hh_usms_itl
- Object Type: Physical Object
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Alexander Crawford, Jr.Crawford, Alexander
- Civil War
- Crawford, Alexander Jr.
- Drawstring bag
- military objects
For more information about this item, contact:Skowhegan History House
66 Elm Street, PO Box 832, Skowhegan, ME 04976
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