Slouch Hat

Date:
c. 1861

SLOUCH HAT WORN BY COLONEL S.B. GIBBONS, 10TH VIRGINIA INFANTRY. BROWN FELT WITH 3-1/2 BRIM, TURNED UP ON LEFT SIDE & PINNED WITH BRASS STAR & 2 BLACK OSTRICH FEATHERS (BROKEN); STRIPED LINING INSIDE CROWN.

Description (physical):

Material: Wool, Brass. H: 12, L: 36, W: 25 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 1002
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

10th Virginia Infantry Regimental Flag

Date:
1861

10TH VIRGINIA INFANTRY REGIMENTAL FLAG CARRIED AT FIRST MANASSAS. FIRST CONFEDERATE NATIONAL FLAG PATTERN WITH 13 HAND-PAINTED GOLD STARS ON OBVERSE, VA SEAL PAINTED ON REVERSE OF UNION (PARTIALLY SHOT AWAY BY CANNONBALL -FRAGMENTS SAVED); MARKED: HORSTMANNS PHIL" (BELOW VA SEAL); GOLD SILK FRINGE ON 3 SIDES; 4 PAIR OF TIES AT LEADING EDGE. HAND SEWN THROUGHOUT. Origin: PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA.

Description (physical):

Material: Silk. H: 115.5, L: 211.0 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 1003
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