General Sherman's sword

Creator:
Ames Manufacturing Company

General William T. Sherman wore this Model 1850 staff and field officers’s sword during the battle of Shiloh, April 6–8, 1862. It was manufactured by Ames Manufacturing Company of Chicopee, Massachusetts.

Location:
Constitution Ave. between 12th and 14th Sts. NW Washington,District of Columbia 20560
Identifier:
0.025
Institution:
Smithsonian National Museum of American History

Carte-de-visite

Portrait of seated William T. Sherman signed at the bottom in ink "Gen W. T. Sherman" Maker's mark: E & H. T. Anthony New York Note that this is not an authentic signature, but only and ID.

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0087
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Carte-de-visite

Two sided CDV, perhaps sales man's copy. Note that both are signed in ink at bottom, but are only ID'd not original autographs. First side of a young General Sherman, second is of Commodore Farragut.

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0090
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier