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Object Name TRIM
Catalog Number 0985.11.00143
Description Gold thread trouser braid, ends are slightly frayed.
Dimensions W-1 L-32 inches
Owned Felix Kirk Zollicoffer; unidentified Union soldier
Event Battle of Logan's Crossroads / Mill Springs / Fishing Creek
Provenance Braid which formed the stripe of a pair of trousers worn by Brig. Gen. Felix Kirk Zollicoffer, who was killed at Mill Springs, Kentucky, January 19, 1862, shot in battle by Col. Fry and his body fell into the hands of the enemy. This gold lace was cut from his uniform by a Federal soldier and but now returned to Memphis friends.
People Zollicoffer, Felix Kirk
unidentified Union soldier
Search Terms Battle of Logan's Crossroads / Mill Springs / Fishing Creek
items captured by Union soldiers
items captured from Confederate soldiers
items taken
items taken by Union soldiers
items taken from Confederate soldiers
Items taken North by Union soldiers and later returned South
United States Army
Subjects Casualties, War
Dead persons
War casualties