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Object Name STOOL
Catalog Number 0985.13.00719
Date 1863
Description Roughly hewn log seat with three holes and three roughly hewn dowels inserted into the holes for legs.
Material Wood
Dimensions H-12 W-13.5 inches
Owned Henry Clay Taylor
Made Creator unknown, Confederate
Provenance "Stool made out of a block of tree upon which Gen. T. J. Jackson sat and ate his breatfast at Hinch's Mountain in Orange County, VA, which was made in his camp."

Henry Clay Taylor may have acquired the stool from Jackson's cook when Jackson broke camp to go to Chancellorsville.
People Jackson, Thomas Jonathan (Stonewall)
Taylor, Henry Clay
Subjects Furniture
Chairs
Seating furniture