|Description||Militia-style box knapsack: wooden frame covered in waterproofed canvas with waterproof canvas flap; russet leather shoulder and pack straps; iron roller buckles and jappaned brass hardware; inner flaps of waterproof canvas with cotton tape ties; "R. L. G. / Geo. T. Stovall" in white paint on outside bottom flap.|
|Dimensions||H-20 W-18 L-3 inches|
|Owned||George T. Stovall|
|Owner Regiment||8th Georgia Infantry, Co. A, "Rome Light Guard"|
|Event||Battle of First Manassas / First Bull Run|
|Provenance||This knapsack was used by George T. Stovall of the 8th Georgia Infantry, Co. A, "Rome Light Guard", during the Civil War. Stovall was killed during the battle of First Manassas.|
Stovall, George T.
Battle of First Manassas / First Bull Run