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Object Name Nail
Catalog Number 0985.13.00392
Description Iron nail.
Material metal (iron)
Owned Norman S. Walker
Owner Regiment Star of the West
Event Battle of Fort Sumter
Provenance Nail taken from the gunboat 'Star of the West' which fired the first shot at Fort Sumter. It was found in the possession of Mr. Norman S. Walker.
People Walker, Norman S.
Subjects Navies
gunboats