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Object Name Fragment
Catalog Number 0985.13.00103
Description A square piece of undyed canvas with heavy black thread remnants running through one selvage.
Dimensions H-3 W-3 inches
Owned William Washington Brown
Owner Regiment 29th Virginia Infantry, Co. C
22nd Virginia Cavalry, Co. F
Provenance A piece of the tent used by Colonel W.W. Brown. Brown served as First Lieutenant Co. C, 29th Va Infantry. In the second year of the Civil War he was transfered to Co. F, 22nd Va Cavalry where he attained the rank of Captain. "Family tradition indicates that he was promoted to Colonel, but no contemporary record (was) found for this."
People Brown, William Washington
Subjects Tents