T.J. Libby 12th Maine Regiment desk

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T.J. Libby 12th Maine Regiment desk

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Description

This is a slant-top field desk with "T.J. Libby 12th Maine U.S.A." stenciled on the front.

Thomas Jason Libby was 22 when he enlisted as a private in Co. C of the 12th Maine Infantry on Dec. 25, 1861. The 12th Maine served primarily in the Department of the Gulf in Louisiana.

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About This Item

  • Title: T.J. Libby 12th Maine Regiment desk
  • Creation Date: circa 1861
  • Subject Date: circa 1861
  • Local Name: Prouts Neck
  • Town: New Orleans, Scarborough
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: LA, ME
  • Media: Wood, paint, metal hinges
  • Dimensions: 80 cm x 65 cm x 48 cm
  • Local Code: 1999.41.1
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230
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