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Object Name Haversack
Catalog Number 0985.09.00115
Description Haversack converted from saddlebag: single, black leather bag with flap secured with two leather straps and iron horseshoe buckles riveted to bag; leather welted seams leather edging on flap; interior lined with black waterproofed canvas (back only); black leather shoulder strap with iron horseshoe buckle.
Dimensions H-9 W-10.25 inches
Owned Samuel Young Parker
Owner Regiment 4th North Carolina State Troops, Co. F, "Wilson Light Infantry"
Made Unknown
Event Battle of Chancellorsville
Provenance This haversack belonged to Lt. Samuel Young Parker, Co. F, 4th North Carolina State Troops. Parker was killed in action at the Battle of Chancellorsville on May 3, 1863.
People Parker, Samuel Young
Search Terms Battle of Chancellorsville
Subjects Casualties, War
Dead persons
soldiers
War casualties