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Object Name BUTTON
Catalog Number 0985.10.00056
Description Brass two-piece South Carolina State Seal button with backmark "SCOVILL MFG CO / WATERBURY."; attached to card with a typed history.
Dimensions Dia-0.875 inches
Owned Beverly Means
Owner Regiment 6th South Carolina Infantry
Made Scovill Manufacturing Company
Event Battle of Seven Pines / Fair Oaks
Provenance Typed card: "____________m" - Beverly Means, / Fairfield, S. C. Killed at Seven Pines, / 1862." The Roll of Honour reads, "Beverly Means, Sergeant-Major, Jenkins Brigade, 6th South Carolina. Killed in Battle of Seven Pines" (Vol. 1, p. 53).
People Means, Beverly
Search Terms Battle of Seven Pines / Fair Oaks
Peninsula Campaign
Subjects Casualties, War
Dead persons
soldiers
War casualties