Double-breasted Frock Coat

Date:
c. 1861

DOUBLE-BREASTED FROCK COAT WORN BY MAJOR WM. E. MICHIE, ASSISTANT SURGEON, HOLCOMBE'S LEGION. GRAY WOOL EXTERIOR WITH DARK BLUE CUFFS & COLLAR, 7 PAIR OF C.S. EAGLE BUTTONS ON FRONT, CAPTAIN'S INSIGNIA (3 BARS) ON COLLAR. COAT ALTERED & WORN BY CAPTAIN WM. HENRY SMITH, CO. K, 18TH VA. INFANTRY, AFTER WAR FOR REUNIONS OF CONFEDERATE VETERANS. LABEL INSIDE COLLAR MARKED: W.H. SMITH""

Description (physical):

Material: Wool, Brass. L: 100 CmWool Exterior Of Coat In Fairly Good Condition With Several Small Insect Holes: Upper Right Breast, Right Front Skirt Below Waist, Left Front Skirt, Upper Back Below Collar, Left Back At Waist, & Left Back Skirt. Dark Collar Material Appears Worn Especially In Vicinity Of Rank Insignia. Interior Cotton Sateen Lining On Body And Skirt Below The Waist Is Badly Torn And Deteriorated In Many Places. One Cuff Button Is Missing From Left Sleeve. All Other Buttons (14 Front, 4 Tail & 5 Cuff, 23 Total) Are Present And In Good Condition

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 909
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

Uniform Jacket Worn By Cpl. Francis Brownell

Date:
1861

UNIFORM JACKET WORN BY CPL. FRANCIS BROWNELL, CO. A, 11TH NEW YORK VOLUNTEER INFANTRY (FIRE ZOUAVES). BLUE-GRAY WOOL WITH RED & DARK BLUE TRIM, 10 BRASS BUTTONS. Origin: NEW YORK, NEW YORK.

Description (physical):

Material: Wool, Brass. H: 80, W: 48, D: 25 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 950
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

Uniform Shirt Worn By Cpl. Francis Brownell

Date:
1861

UNIFORM SHIRT WORN BY CPL. FRANCIS BROWNELL, 11TH N.Y. INFANTRY (FIRE ZOUAVES). RED FLANNEL FIREMAN'S SHIRT WITH BIB FRONT. Origin: NEW YORK, NEW YORK.

Description (physical):

Material: Textile. H: 80, W: 48, D: 24 Cm. Moth Damage.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 1047
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

Uniform Trousers Worn By Cpl. Francis Brownell

Date:
1861

UNIFORM TROUSERS WORN BY CPL. FRANCIS BROWNELL, 11TH N.Y. INFANTRY (FIRE ZOUAVES). GRAY WOOL WITH PLEATED WAIST, BUTTON FLY ON FRONT (METAL BUTTONS); DARK BLUE CORPORAL'S STRIPE ON OUTER SIDE SEAMS Origin: NEW YORK, NEW YORK.

Description (physical):

Material: Wool, Brass. H: 100, W: 40, D: 24 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 1048
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

U.S. 1851 Pattern Infantry Frock Coat

Date:
c. 1855

U.S. 1851 PATTERN INFANTRY FROCK COAT WITH EPAULETS. SINGLE-BREASTED WITH NO PIPING/TRIM. EAGLE I" BUTTONS AT TAIL (4 ) & FRONT (8 -TOP MISSING), BACKMARK: "W H SMITH & CO * NEW YORK"; 3 BRASS CUFF BUTTONS, NON-MILITARY, EACH WITH SINGLE EAGLE CUFF BUTTON.

Description (physical):

Material: Wool, Cotton, Brass. H: 84 cm, W: 60 cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 1539
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

U.S. Regulation Artillery Shell Jacket

Date:
c. 1865

U.S. REGULATION ARTILLERY SHELL JACKET, CIVIL WAR PERIOD. INSPECTOR'S STAMP & 2" ON LINING INSIDE RIGHT SLEEVE. UNISSUED CONDITION."

Description (physical):

Material: Wool, Cotton, Brass. H: 76.0, W: 64.0 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 1541
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

Uniform Coat Worn By Colonel S.B. Gibbons

Date:
c. 1861

UNIFORM COAT WORN BY COLONEL S.B. GIBBONS, 10TH VIRGINIA INFANTRY. SINGLE-BREASTED, 7 BUTTON FRONT (4 VIRGINIA SEAL BUTTONS REMAINING, TOP 3 MISSING); BROWNISH-GRAY WOOL; BLACK VELVET COLLAR WITH 3 BRASS STARS AFFIXED ON EACH SIDE. MAIN LINING IS BLACK SATEEN MATERIAL; SLEEVES LINED WITH WHITE MUSLIN. COL. GIBBONS ALLEGEDLY KILLED IN THIS COAT ON MAY 8, 1862 (BATTLE OF MCDOWELL)

Description (physical):

Material: Wool, Cotton. H: 78, W: 50, D: 24 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 1723
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

VMI Cadet Tailcoat Worn By Charles R. Norris (co. B, 27th Va Inf.) When Killed 21 July 1861

Date:
c. 1860
Creator:
Vanderslice

VMI CADET TAILCOAT WORN BY CHARLES R. NORRIS (CO. B, 27TH VA INF.) WHEN KILLED 21 JULY 1861. SINGLE BREASTED; STAND UP COLLAR; CADET GRAY WOOL TRIMMED WITH BLACK BRAID; PADDED FRONT WITH RED LINING; WHITE COTTON SLEEVE LINING; GILT/BRASS VMI CADET BUTTONS (BACKMARK: R&W ROBINSON, EAGLE) IN 3 ROWS DOWN FRONT (TOP CENTER & LEFT COLLAR MISSING);2 BUTTONS EACH AT BACK WAIST & ON TAILS; NO CUFF BUTTONS; LABEL INSIDE COLLAR: WIGHT";ENTRY WOUND HOLE THROUGH FRONT LEFT SHOULDER AREA; EXTENSIVE MOTH DAMAGE." Origin: LEXINGTON, VIRGINIA.

Description (physical):

Material: Wool, Cotton, Brass. H: 76 cm, W: 42 cm, D: 24 cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 1966
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park