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Object Name Fragment
Catalog Number 0985.06.00085
Description This is a fragment of cotton calico with brown stripes and diamond devices. It is folded into a white paper envelope.
Dimensions H-1.5 W-6 inches
Owned Philip Pindell
Owner Regiment 2nd Maryland Infantry, Co. A
Event Battle of Gettysburg
Provenance A sample of calico from a dress worn by Philip Pindell as a small child. Pindell was later a member of Co. A, 2nd Maryland Infantry, Capt. William H. Murray's Company. Pindell was mortally wounded at Gettysburg in 1863.
People Pindell, Philip
Search Terms Battle of Gettysburg
Subjects children
Clothing & dress