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Object Name SADDLEBAG
Catalog Number 0985.13.00423
Description Black leather double bags with iron buckles; single pocket with inner leather flap with Y-strap. "Captain B.H. Harrison Third Virginia Cavalry".
Dimensions W-16.5 L-40 inches
Owned Benjamin H. Harrison
Owner Regiment 3rd Virginia Cavalry
Event Battle of Malvern Hill
Provenance Saddlebags used by Captain Benjamin H. Harrison, 3rd Virginia Cavalry. Harrison was killed during the battle of Malvern Hill, July 2, 1862.
People Harrison, Benjamin H.
Search Terms horse equipment
Peninsula Campaign
Seven Days Battles
Battle of Malvern Hill
Subjects animals
horses
saddles
Saddlery
Casualties, War
Dead persons
soldiers
War casualties