Black Hawk Putnam's sabre, 1862

Contributed by Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum


In the fall of 1861, Captain Black Hawk Putnam raised and commanded Company E of the First Maine Cavalry Regiment. He was wounded at the Battle of Middletown, Virginia.

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  • Title: Black Hawk Putnam's sabre, 1862
  • Creation Date: 1862
  • Subject Date: 1862
  • Location: Houlton, Aroostook County, ME
  • Media: Metal
  • Dimensions: 116 cm x 6 cm x 6 cm
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum
109 Main Street, Houlton, ME 04730

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