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Object Name Fragment
Catalog Number 0985.09.00207
Description This example of homespun consists of a small red, rectangular-shaped piece of wool containing white spots.
Dimensions H-4.25 W-5.75 inches
Owned unidentified citizens of Moore County, North Carolina
Made unidentified citizens of Moore County, North Carolina, CSA
Provenance This small rectangular piece of homespun represents dress goods made in Moore County, North Carolina during the war. Possibly made by slaves.

"Sample of homespun made in Moore County."
People unidentified citizens of Moore County, North Carolina
unidentified slave (tentative)
unidentified African American (tentative)
Search Terms ersatz
homespun
Subjects African Americans (tentative)
slaves (tentative)
slavery (tentative)