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Object Name PANTS
Catalog Number 0985.03.00043
Description Trousers: cadet gray wool broadcloth with black wool broadcloth piping, 8" black leather cuffs slit to allow for boots and secured by three japanned brass buttons per cuff, inner facing and pockets are off-white cotton sheeting, remaining buttons are japanned tin and bone. Written in ink on interior pocket, "Jno. A. WEST / Madison / Ga"; written on the waistband lining directly above this, "J. A. WEST".
Dimensions W-12.5 L-43 inches
Owned John A. West (tentative)
Provenance Donated to the Museum's Georgia Room, these trousers may have belonged to Second Lieutenant John A. West, of Madison, Georgia, who was appointed to rank in 1861. His name does not appear in subsequent records.
People West, John A.
Subjects Uniforms