|Description||Fragment sliver of oak, hardly more than a splinter.|
|Owned||Frank Thomas ; Mrs. Thomas A. Allen|
|Event||Battle of Fort Sumter|
|Provenance||Piece of wood from Fort Sumter flagstaff. Captain Frank Thomas, who was killed at the Battle of First Manassas, gave this to Mrs. Thomas A. Allen of Memphis, Tennessee.|
Allen, Thomas A., Mrs.