|Description||The roll-up style housewife consists of red leather with a brocaded white silk liner. The silk was originally blue in color, and the fabric is torn and rotted.|
|Dimensions||W-4 L-10 inches|
|Owned||William M. Witten|
|Provenance||Lt. W. M. Witten carried and used this housewife during his service in the war. He also used it when he was a POW at Fort Delaware.|
Witten, William M.
Prisoners of war