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Object Name BRICK
Catalog Number 0985.13.00075
Date ca. 1890
Description Red brick, molded with image of cannon and "Malvern Hill / July 1 / 1862".
Made H. P. Merserean
Event Battle of Malvern Hill
Provenance "Brick made of clay from Malvern Hill Farm. Henrico County, Va…. The farm was owned by H. P. Merserean about 1890. He made bricks from the clay and sold them for $1.00 hoping to make a fortune. On the brick is 'July First Malvern Hill 1862'. A cannon mounted on it moulded."
People Merserean, H. P.
Subjects Souvenirs
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