|Description||Dark sky blue broadcloth, with dark brown polished cotton inner facings and pockets, white cotton sheeting and cotton drill, gold braid strip down outer seam of each leg, and stamped brass buttons with backmarks, "S. ISAACS CAMPBELL & CO. / LONDON 71 JERMYN. ST" and "S. ISAACS, CAMPBELL & CO." The pair of pants is associated with a frock coat (.51) and vest (.51b).|
|Owned||John B. Hughes|
AQM - 7th North Carolina State Troops
QM - Brig. Gen. Robert Hoke's Brigade
|Made||Buttons: S. Isaacs Campbell and Company, London, England|
|Provenance||Maj. John B. Hughes wore this frock coat (.51), pants (.51a), and vest (.51b) during the war. The coat's cloth was imported by Gov. Zebulon B. Vance from England through the blockade at Wilmington, North Carolina.|
Hughes, John B.