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Object Name COATEE
Catalog Number 0985.13.00553
Description Coatee: triple breasted, greenish-gray and cotton cloth (originally gray) with olive green trim, piping, and frogging (originally black), cotton drill lining in body and sleeves, North Carolina Military Institute buttons with backmarks: "SCOVILL MFG CO./WATRBRY" and "EXTRA/QUALITY"
Owned Francis A. Dickins [Francis A. Dickens]
Provenance Francis A. Dickins (sometimes spelled Dickens) wore the jacket while a cadet before the war at the North Carolina Military Institute in Charlotte, NC. Dickins would serve in the 6th Virginia Cavalry during the war.
People Dickins, Francis A.
Subjects Cadets
Students
Uniforms