Musician, 2nd Regulars, Us Cavalry

Date:
April 1865
Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325
Identifier:
2010.0005.0073
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park

Arlington, Virginia Band Of 107th U.s. Colored Infantry At Fort Corcoran

Date:
November 1865

This photograph shows twenty African-American soldiers with their musical instruments.

Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325
Identifier:
2010.0005.0074
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park

Band Of 10th Veteran Reserve Corps, Washington, Dc

Date:
April 1865
Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325
Identifier:
2010.0005.0075
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park

Fifes

Fifes recovered from U.S.S. Cairo provided entertainment and amusement during the long, days for the 175 member crew.

Description (physical):

Top: Wood. L 39.1 cm; Center: Wood, metal. L 39.2, Dia 20.1 cm; Bottom: Wood, metal. L 39.1, Max Dia 19.1 cm

Location:
3201 Clay Street Vicksburg,Mississippi 39183
Identifier:
2010.0001.0028
Institution:
Vicksburg National Military Park

Bugle Mouthpiece

Description (physical):

Brass. L 79.4cm, Dia (mouth) 2.7, (opposite end) 1.1 cm

Location:
3201 Clay Street Vicksburg,Mississippi 39183
Identifier:
2010.0001.0029
Institution:
Vicksburg National Military Park

The Long Road To Freedom: An Anthology Of Black Music

Date:
2001
Creator:
Belafonte, Harry
Publisher/Studio:
: Belafonte Enterprises, Inc.

Contains 5 Audio CD's with over 80 tracks. Each track is described in the accompanying book. Also included is a DVD relating the genesis of the project.

Description (physical):

Hardbound, 9" x 12", 140 p.

Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

The Long Road To Freedom: An Anthology Of Black Music

Date:
2001
Creator:
Belafonte, Harry
Publisher/Studio:
: BMG Music

Contains 4 Audio CD's with over 80 tracks. Each track is described in the accompanying book. Also included is a DVD relating the genesis of the project.

Description (physical):

Boxed Set of 4 CDs + 1 DVD, 6: x 10"

Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Union Cavalry Musician's Jacket

Date:
c. 1854

This colorful shell jacket was first introduced in 1854. The bright yellow stripes helped to distinguish a cavalry bugler at a distance.

Description (physical):

Wool. L 66.0 cm, W 49.0 cm

Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325
Identifier:
2010.0005.0009
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park