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Object Name Souvenir
Catalog Number 0985.00.00074
Description The souvenir consists of a circle of red-brown coarse horse hair attached to a piece of paper with a news clipping of the poem, "The Dying War- Horse."
Material hair (horse); paper
Dimensions H-4 W-2.25 inches
Provenance The horse hair came from Little Sorrel's tail and was attached to the poem, "The Dying War-Horse" by S. B. V., printed on March 16, 1886. Little Sorrel was Lt. Gen. Stonewall Jackon's horse.
People Little Sorrel
Jackson, Thomas Jonathan (Stonewall)
Subjects hair
mourning (tentative)