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Object Name Souvenir
Catalog Number 0985.10.00321
Description Square block of wood, with nail protruding from one side. Remnants of paper note glued onto one side; legible portions are "old…from…Bachman…Columbia" .Remnants of small rectangular sticker visible on top of paper.
Dimensions W-1.973 L-1.75 D-0.562 inches
Event Battle of Pocotaligo
Provenance Live oak from the battlefield of old Pocotaligo, South Carolina, where Gen. William S. Walker had his headquarters and got his sobriquet of 'Live Oak Walker'.
People Walker, William Stephen