|Description||Tarred black cloth over paper board with embossed designs and a brass lock on the front. A variety of inks and pencil marks are on the inside flap.|
|Dimensions||H-5.5 W-9 inches|
|Owned||James D. Swindell|
|Owner Regiment||17th North Carolina Infantry, Co. B|
|Provenance||Portfolio picked up on the battlefield near Chaffin's Bluff on September 1, 1864 by J.D. Swindell, Company B, 17th North Carolina Infantry, 2nd organization.|
Swindell, James D.
found on battlefield
Petersburg Campaign / Siege of Petersburg