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Object Name Machine, Sewing
Catalog Number 0985.11.00101
Description The sewing machine is an iron machine on platform with a hand crank wheel on the left side and shuttle arm and pressured foot on the right. The sewing machine is decorated with a multi-color floral border in enamel.
Dimensions H-8 W-13 D-10 inches
Owned Evalina Elizabeth Dulaney Bachman
Owner Regiment 61st Tennessee Infantry, Co. E; 60th Tennessee Infantry, Co. G
Provenance Evalina Dulaney Bachman of Medical Grove, Tennessee owned and used this hand sewing machine, one of the first brought to the South. She used it before and during the war.
People Bachman, Evalina Elizabeth Dulaney [Mrs. Jonathan Waverly]
Dulaney, Evalina Elizabeth
Subjects Sewing
Needlework
women
Clothing production
Sewing machines