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Object Name Case, Needle
Catalog Number 0985.12.00030
Description The needlecase consists of a black leather exterior edged with green wool tape. The interior is lined with wool and different patterns of cotton calico.
Dimensions W-4 L-8 inches
Owned unidentified Confederate soldier; Dr. Perry
Owner Regiment 6th Florida Infantry
Event Battle of Chickamauga
Provenance A dying South Carolina soldier on the battlefield at Chickamauga gave Dr. Perry this needle case. Perry was the Surgeon with the 6th Florida Infantry.
People unidentified Confederate soldier
Perry, Dr.
Search Terms surgeons
Battle of Chickamauga
Subjects gifts
Dead persons
Wounded in war
Wounds & injuries
Casualties, War
War casualties