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Object Name Shotgun, Double Barrel
Catalog Number 0985.13.00911
Description Double-barrel shotgun, marked "Manton" on the lockplate. The shotgun has steel furniture, two triggers, ramrod, and barrel tied to the stock.
Dimensions L-46.25 inches
Owned John W. Russell
Owner Regiment 46th Virginia Infantry, Co. F(4th) ,"Eastern Shore Refugees"
Made Manton, London, England, Great Britain, United Kingdom
Provenance John W. Russell of Accomac County, Virginia, owned this double-barrel shotgun and used it as a member of Co. F, 46th Virginia Infantry until the surrender at Appomattox Courthouse in April 1865.
People Russell, John W.
Search Terms Surrender at Appomattox, Virginia, April 9, 1865
Subjects Firearms
Guns
shotguns
Surrenders