TACWM logo

Object Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Object Name Case, Telescope
Catalog Number 0985.05.00045b
Description Telescope case; mahogany with the manufacturer's paper label, "C. Duhamel / Manufacturer of / Optical, Physical, and Mathematical / Instruments / No. 50 Chartres Street / New Orleans", applied to the underside of the lid. With hinged lid. Unlined. For telescope (.45) and eyepiece (.45a).
Material wood
Dimensions H-3 W-25.5 D-5 inches
Owned Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard [P. G. T. Beauregard]
Made C. Duhamel, New Orleans, Louisiana
Provenance Gen. P. G. T. Beauregard used this telescope with the additional eye piece and case during the war.
People Beauregard, Pierre Gustave Toutant (P. G. T.)
Search Terms Optics
Battle of First Manassas / First Bull Run
Subjects Optical devices