|Object Name||Pin, Straight|
|Description||A paper container holds a number of pins; it has eight rows of ten pins, each. One pin is missing. Each straight pin is made of steel. The paper carries the old Museum label, "180."|
|Dimensions||W-4.75 L-15.25 inches|
|Owned||J. Moore Wilson|
|Owner Regiment||7th Louisiana Infantry, Co. C|
|Event||Battle of the Wilderness|
Maj. J. Moore Wilson used this paper of pins while he was POW at Fort Delaware. He was taken prisoner following the Battle of the Wilderness.
"Paper of pins in the possession of Maj. J. Moore Wilson while a prisoner of war at Fort Delaware."
Wilson, J. Moore
Second Battle of Winchester
Battle of the Wilderness
Prisoners of war