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Object Name Box, Storage
Catalog Number 0985.13.00809a
Date 1861-1865
Description This is a wooden box (.809a) resembling a book, hollowed, with a sliding lid. It contains a set of tools (b-j) and half finished items (k-gg). Box was hand carved. Paper tag on sliding lid with "215" on it.
Material wood
Dimensions H-5.5 W-4 D-1.5 inches
Owned James T. C. Hundley
Owner Regiment 34th Virginia Infantry, Co. K
Made Pvt. James T. C. Hundley
Provenance The box and its contents belonged to Mr. Hundley while a prisoner of war in Elmira Prison, N.Y. Mr. Hundley was of Co. K, 34th Virginia Infantry.
People Hundley, James T. C.
Search Terms Elmira Prison, New York
Subjects POW's
Prisoners of war