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Object Name Carving
Catalog Number 0985.13.00809p
Date 1861-1865
Description Carving: piece of wood carved into a stylized ivy leaf motif with a very short stem. Made from a very light-weight wood, possibly balsa. May have been created as part of another project.
Material Wood
Dimensions H-0.125 W-0.875 L-1.5 inches
Owned James T. C. Hundley
Owner Regiment 34th Virginia Infantry, Co. K
Made Pvt. James T. C. Hundley
Provenance The box and its contents belonged to Mr. Hundley while a prisoner of war in Elmira Prison, N.Y. Mr. Hundley was of Co. K, 34th Virginia Infantry.
People Hundley, James T. C.
Search Terms Elmira Prison, New York
Union prisons
Subjects POW's
Prisoners of war
Prison facilities