|Description||The cane is made from a dark wood tree branch and contains the following inscription, "H. M. Marchant."|
|Owned||Henry M. Marchant|
|Owner Regiment||4th Texas Infantry, Co. A|
|Event||Battle of Gaines' Mill / First Cold Harbor|
The cane belonged to Capt. Henry Marchant, Co. A, 4th Texas Infantry, Hood's Texas Brigade.
This cane may be the "stick" referred to in the donation paperwork: "A 'stick' cut from the battlefield of Gaines Mill 'When the boys fit [sic - fought] the hardest' so they all said."
Marchant, Henry M.
Battle of Gaines' Mill / First Cold Harbor