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Object Name Case, Sword
Catalog Number 0985.10.00159b
Date 1858
Description Wooden presentation case lined in blue velvet. For sword (.159) and scabbard (.159a).
Owned Nathan George Evans
Owner Regiment 4th South Carolina Infantry
Evans' "Tramp Brigade"
Made Ames Manufacturing Company
Event Battle of Wichita Village
Provenance Gold presentation sword given to Captain Nathan George Evans, U. S. A. by the state of South Carolina. He received this presentation sword when he was a captain in the U. S. Army for gallantry shown in the Battle of Wichita, Texas on October 1, 1858.
People Evans, Nathan George
Subjects gifts