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Object Name Fragment
Catalog Number 0985.05.00102, a
Date 1861-1865
Description Fragment made from hand woven straw. It is associated with a strip of woven straw, possibly once part of the hat (.102a).
Dimensions Dia-5 inches
Owned Francis "Fred" B. Trinchard
Owner Regiment 2nd Alabama Battalion Light Artillery, Co. E
Made Francis "Fred" B. Trinchard
Provenance Cpl. Francis "Fred" B. Trinchard made the straw hat, from which this fragment came. He both plaited the straw and made the hat.

"A lot of plaited straw with which Corporal Trinchard made hats while in camp."
People Trinchard, Francis B. (Fred)
Subjects Hats
Headgear