Grater

Date:
c. 1861

A creative soldier used a sardine can to make a tool for shredding corn.

Description (physical):

Metal. L 11 cm, W 8 cm

Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325
Identifier:
2010.0005.0028
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park

Serving Platter

Date:
c. 1861

This platter was used by Confederate troops when they occupied the home of Dr. Charles Krauth on the grounds of the Lutheran Theological Seminary during the fighting at Gettysburg.

Description (physical):

Porcelain. W 32.7, H 23.5 cm

Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325
Identifier:
2010.0005.0031
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park