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Object Name Souvenir
Catalog Number 0985.13.00290
Description Curl of dark brown hair set in a gilt frame half of a dark leather daguerreotype case along with written history.
Material hair (human)
Dimensions H-3.5 W-3 inches
Owned Fannie Gwathmey
Provenance The lock of hair came from Lt. Gen. Thomas Jackson's head when fourteen-year-old Fannie Gwathmey clipped it at the Hayfield, Virginia on March 17, 1863.
People Jackson, Thomas Jonathan (Stonewall)
Gwathmey, Fannie
Adams, Fannie Gwathmey [Mrs. William F.]
Subjects hair
Teenagers
Girls
souvenirs
children