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Object Name Coat, Frock
Catalog Number 0985.02.00063
Description Uniform Frock coat: double breasted, 7 buttons in each row, cadet gray wool cloth with blue cotton piping, no facings, brown and white striped cotton homespun lining in body, red, white, and blue pinstriped homespun cotton lining in sleeves; gold braid captain's collar insignia, gold sleeve braid, Federal staff buttons with backmark: "HORSTMANN BROTHERS/&CO. PHIL.", South Carolina cuff buttons and backmark: "HT&B/ MANCHESTER."
Dimensions L-37 inches
Owned Charles Seton Fleming
Owner Regiment 2nd Florida Infantry, Co. G
Event Battle of Cold Harbor / Second Cold Harbor
Provenance Frock coat of Captain Charles S. Fleming. A former cadet at Kings Mountain Military School in South Carolina, Fleming enlisted in a Jacksonville, Florida, militia company before the war. He served in 2nd Florida Infantry, Co. G, during the war. He was killed at the Battle of Cold Harbor / Second Cold Harbor.
People Fleming, Charles Seton
Search Terms Battle of Williamsburg
Battle of the Wilderness
Overland Campaign
Battle of Cold Harbor / Second Cold Harbor
ersatz
homespun
Subjects Uniforms
Military schools