Drawstring bag, Skowhegan, ca. 1864

Contributed by Skowhegan History House

Description

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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About This Item

  • 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

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