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Object Name Fragment
Catalog Number 0985.09.00150
Date ca. 1864
Description The cloth sample is a swatch of green and white check gingham. The sample is attached to a paper card containing a typed history.
Dimensions H-2.75 W-4.75 inches
Provenance The gingham sample came from a larger piece "smuggled" in through the blockade at Wilmington, North Carolina during 1864. The cloth sold for $12 per yard.
Subjects Blockade running
Blockades
prices