Tourniquet Clamps

These clamps were used to lock down the torniquet. At either end of the torniquet, they fitted into a device that allowed for locking, rather than tying the torniquet.

Description (physical):

Brass. L 3.7, W 3, T 1.6 cm

Location:
3201 Clay Street Vicksburg,Mississippi 39183
Identifier:
2010.0001.0027
Institution:
Vicksburg National Military Park

Padlock

Date:
c. 1862

A variety of these locks found. They were used for locking mess chests as well as personal chests.

Description (physical):

Brass, copper. L 8.4, W 6.7, Th 2.2 cm

Location:
3201 Clay Street Vicksburg,Mississippi 39183
Identifier:
2010.0001.0053
Institution:
Vicksburg National Military Park