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Object Name MARBLE
Catalog Number 0985.08.00042a-f
Date 1862
Description The set of six marbles are green-grey round stones. One is labeled, "J C Warden 1862."

Note: at time of donation, there may have been one more marble and a bag containing them (said to be original).
Owned John C. Warden
Made John C. Warden, Alton Military Prison, Illinois, USA
Provenance John C. Warden made these six marbles from the stones in the walls of Alton Military Prison while he was confined there as a POW for six months.
People Warden, John C.
Search Terms Alton Military Prison
Subjects POW's
Prisoners of war