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Object Name BUTTON
Catalog Number 0985.11.00109a
Description Brass U. S. Regulation General Service button with backmark, "HORSTMANN BROS. & CO / PHILA."
Dimensions Dia-0.5 inches
Owned Watson Meredith Gentry
Made Horstmann Bros. & Company, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Provenance Buttons from the overcoat of Dr. Watson Meredith Gentry, of the Provisional Army of Tennessee, and later of 17th Tennessee Infantry.
People Gentry, Watson Meredith
Search Terms Battle of Chickamauga
Battle of Hoover's Gap
Battle of Murfreesboro / Stones River
Battle of Perryville
Battle of Shiloh
Bellevue Hospital
Montgomery, Alabama
New York City, New York
Shelbyville, Tennessee
Subjects Medical personnel