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Object Name Wood, Worked
Catalog Number 0985.13.00809j
Date 1861-1865
Description Worked wood: Long narrow piece of wood. Has a smooth finish on each side. One side has some scallops in it; not clear is this the reminant of a larger piece or the intended product. One side is covered with parallel striations; the result of having been cut by a saw.
Material Wood
Dimensions H-0.188 W-0.188 L-3.125 inches
Owned James T. C. Hundley
Owner Regiment 34th Virginia Infantry, Co. K
Made Pvt. James T. C. Hundley
Provenance The box and its contents belonged to Mr. Hundley while a prisoner of war in Elmira Prison, N.Y. Mr. Hundley was of Co. K, 34th Virginia Infantry.
People Hundley, James T. C.
Search Terms Elmira Prison, New York
Union prisons
Subjects POW's
Prisoners of war
scribes
tools
Prison facilities