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Object Name BUTTON
Catalog Number 0985.10.00264
Description Brass two-piece South Carolina state seal button with backmark: "SCHUYLER H. & G. / NEW YORK."
Dimensions Dia-0.875 inches
Owned Beverly Means
Owner Regiment 6th South Carolina Infantry
Made Schuyler, Hartley and Graham
Event Battle of Seven Pines / Fair Oaks
Provenance This button was originally on a card with (0985.10.56). The card states, "______________" - Beverly Means, / Fairfield, S. C. Killed at Seven Pines, / 1862." The Roll of Honour reads, "Beverly Means, Sergeant-Major, Jenkins Brigade, 6th South Carolina. Killed in Battle of Seven Pines" (Vol. 1, p. 53).
People Means, Beverly
Search Terms Battle of Seven Pines / Fair Oaks
Peninsula Campaign
Subjects Casualties, War
Dead persons
soldiers
War casualties