|Description||The roll-up style housewife consists of red and white striped cotton with a blue and white diagonally patterned cotton liner. It has a flap of white wool paisley for needles. The pocket contains white cotton strips and a small fabric-covered paper for pins.|
|Dimensions||W-3.5 L-14 inches|
|Owned||George F. Hager|
|Owner Regiment||2nd Tennessee Cavalry (Forrest's Cavalry), Co. G|
|Provenance||Capt. George F. Hager used this housewife during the war. He served in Co. G, 2nd Tennessee Cavalry (Forrest's Cavalry).|
Hager, George F.