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Object Name LANYARD
Catalog Number 0985.13.00095
Description The lanyard is a twist-braided hemp rope with an iron hook on either end and a large knot in the center.
Dimensions L-8 inches
Owned Emilius Allen Baughman
Owner Regiment 38th Battalion Virginia Light Artillery, Co. C, "Hampden Artillery"
Event Appomattox Campaign
Provenance The lanyard was used by Emilius Allen Baughman of the Hampden Artillery, when the last gun was fired by his artillery battery.
People Baughman, Emilius Allen
Search Terms Appomattox Campaign
Surrender at Appomattox, Virginia, April 9, 1865
Subjects surrenders
Artillery (Weaponry)