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Object Name CAPE
Catalog Number 0985.13.00554
Description Hip length cape of olive green (faded from gray?); black velvet collar and inner facings; red wool back lining; black cotton, ribbed edging; nine two-hole sew through brown composition buttons.
Owned Alexander Yelverton Garnett [A. Y. P. Garnett]
Owner Regiment Robertson Hospital
Provenance Dr. Alexander Yelverton Garnett wore this civilian cape during the war. He was a Surgeon at Robertson Hospital in Richmond, Virginia during the war.
People Garnett, Alexander Yelverton Peyton
Search Terms Robertson Hospital
Richmond hospitals
Richmond, Virginia
Surgeons
Subjects uniforms
Medical personnel