Belt worn by Luther Lawrence during the Civil War, ca. 1862

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Belt worn by Luther Lawrence during the Civil War, ca. 1862

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Description

This thick leather belt belonged to Luther Lawrence of the 11th Maine Volunteer Regiment and was probably worn by him at the time he was mortally wounded on August 16, 1864.

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About This Item

  • Title: Belt worn by Luther Lawrence during the Civil War, ca. 1862
  • Creation Date: circa 1862
  • Subject Date: circa 1862
  • Town: North Yarmouth
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Leather, bronze
  • Dimensions: 94 cm x 5.1 cm x .6 cm
  • Local Code: Collection 64
  • Collection: Collection 64
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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North Yarmouth Historical Society
10 Village Square Road , North Yarmouth, ME 04097
(207) 772-1568

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