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Object Name HOUSEWIFE
Catalog Number 0985.10.00146
Description The roll-up style housewife consists of leather and silk case.
Dimensions W-4 inches
Owned James Hunter Pawley
Owner Regiment 8th South Carolina Infantry
Provenance James Pawley used this housewife during the war; it was in his pockets during the Battle of ____ Manassas.

Records exist for a James Hunter Pawley, who served as Captain in commissary of the 8th South Carolina Infantry. He resigned due to poor health in December 1862.
People Pawley, James Hunter
Search Terms Battle of First Manassas / First Bull Run (tentative)
Battle of Second Manassas / Second Bull Run (tentative)
Subjects Sewing
Needlework