Memorial Scarf Pin

Date:
c. 1864

MEMORIAL SCARF PIN MADE FROM THE HILT OF GEN. J.E.B. STUART'S SABER. DESIGN: A HORSESHOE BEARING CROSSED SABERS WITH THE LETTERS A N V" INTERTWINED. ORIGINALLY PRESENTED TO GENERAL LUNSFORD LINDSAY LOMAX, C.S.A. (1835-1913). IN WHITE VELVET LINED CASE WITH CLIPPED CORNERS (TOP COVER MISSING)." Origin: VIRGINIA.

Description (physical):

Material: Brass. L: 5.2, W: 1.5 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 531
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

Oil On Paper Painting Of Winchester, Va

Date:
c. 1865
Creator:
George L. Frankenstein

OIL ON PAPER PAINTING OF WINCHESTER, VA. BY GEORGE L. FRANKENSTEIN. MADE IN THE FIELD SHORTLY BEFORE OR AFTER THE CLOSE OF THE CIVIL WAR. VIEW LOOKING SOUTH ALONG VALLEY PIKE WITH MAGILL-KELLER HOUSE & DARLINGTON HOUSE AT NORTH END OF TOWN (FORT HILL).BATTLEFIELD SERIES NO. 3 OF THE GEORGE L. FRANKENSTEIN MEMORIAL COLLECTION. FRAMED (GRAY WOOD) & UNDER GLASS. Origin: WINCHESTER, VIRGINIA.

Description (physical):

Material: Paper. H: 14.3, W: 21.7 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 540
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

U.S. Enlisted Infantry Waist Belt

Date:
c. 1860

U.S. ENLISTED INFANTRY WAIST BELT WITH BRASS KEEPER.U.S. WAIST BELT PLATE (CAT.# MANA 557) ATTACHED.

Description (physical):

Material: Leather, Brass.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 555
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

U.S. Regulation Cap Box

Date:
c. 1860

U.S. REGULATION CAP BOX.

Description (physical):

Material: Leather, Brass. H: 8, W: 8, D: 5 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 556
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

U.S. Waist Belt Plate

Date:
c. 1860

U.S. WAIST BELT PLATE (ON BELT, CAT.# MANA 555).

Description (physical):

Material: Brass, Lead.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 557
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

Cartridge Box Shoulder Strap With U.S. Breastplate

Date:
c. 1862

CARTRIDGE BOX SHOULDER STRAP WITH U.S. BREASTPLATE. BLACK BUFF LEATHER; BACK STENCILED: JAMES BOYD & SONS/ MANUFACTURERS/BOSTON". TREATED 6/15/1992 AT HFC." Origin: BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS.

Description (physical):

Material: Leather. L: 160, W: 5.6 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 559
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

U.S. Infantry Cartridge Box For .58 Caliber Ammunition

Date:
c. 1861

U.S. INFANTRY CARTRIDGE BOX FOR .58 CALIBER AMMUNITION.U.S. BOX PLATE, CAT.# MANA 1287, ON OUTER FLAP; 2 CARTRIDGE TINS WITHIN. APPEARS UNMARKED, UNISSUED. TREATED 6/15/1992 AT HFC.

Description (physical):

Material: Leather, Brass. L: 18.5, W: 20.9, T 6.7 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 560
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

U.S. Eagle Breastplate

Date:
c. 1860

U.S. EAGLE BREASTPLATE. 2 WIRE ATTACHMENT LOOPS (MOUNTED ON CARTRIDGE BOX STRAP, CAT.# MANA 559)

Description (physical):

Material: Brass, Lead. Di: 6.3 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 564
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

Field Glasses Used By Major General Fitz John Porter

Date:
c. 1860

FIELD GLASSES USED BY MAJOR GENERAL FITZ JOHN PORTER, U.S.A. BRASS BODY & EYEPIECE WITH BLACK LACQUER FINISH; CENTER FOCUS WHEEL. ONE SIDE DENTED.

Description (physical):

Material: Brass, Glass.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 565
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

Box Candle Lantern

Date:
c. 1860

BOX CANDLE LANTERN WITH 4 HINGED SHUTTERS ON FRONT FOR NIGHT SIGNALING. CIRCULAR BRASS BASE EXTENDS ON CENTRAL SPRING LOADED CANDLE TUBE TO FORM HANDLE. HEAVY BRASS WIRE BAIL; ARCHED TOP COVER OVER CHIMNEY WITH 2 BRASS PLATES MARKED: WALTON MANUFACTURING/COMPANY/NEW YORK", "39"." Origin: NEW YORK, NEW YORK.

Description (physical):

Material: Iron, Brass. H: 38.0, W: 20.0, D: 13.0 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 567
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park