Small "stars & Bars" Confederate Flag

Date:
1861

SMALL "STARS & BARS" CONFEDERATE FLAG WITH 11 STARS. CORD & TASSLES ON HOIST. ALLEGEDLY TAKEN FROM THE HAND OF A SOUTHERN OFFICER SHOT FROM HIS HORSE AT FIRST BATTLE OF BULL RUN, JULY 21, 1861. RED BARS FADED TO PURPLE.

Description (physical):

Material: Silk. H: 22.9, L: 38.7 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 978
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

Waist Belt Worn By Cpl. Francis Brownell

Date:
1861

WAIST BELT WORN BY CPL. FRANCIS BROWNELL, 11TH N.Y.INFANTRY (FIRE ZOUAVES). 2-PLY BLACK LEATHER WITH FRONT MARKED PREMIER" IN RAISED WHITE LETTERS ON RED BACKING. & "1" AT LEFT. FRAGMENT OF NARROW ATTACHMENT STRAP UNSTITCHED/SEPARATED." Origin: NEW YORK.

Description (physical):

Material: Leather. H: 7, L: 80 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 1061
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

Kepi Worn By Cpl. Francis Brownell

Date:
1861

KEPI WORN BY CPL. FRANCIS BROWNELL, 11TH N.Y. INFANTRY (FIRE ZOUAVES). RED WOOL CROWN WITH DARK BLUE BAND, BROWN COTTON LINING, LEATHER SWEAT BAND, BLACK LEATHER VISOR; BRASS SIDE BUTTONS MATCHING JACKET BUTTONS BUT NO CHIN STRAP. Origin: NEW YORK.

Description (physical):

Material: Leather, Wool, Brass. H: 10, L: 22, W: 18 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 1062
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

M1853 Lefaucheux

Date:
c. 1860

M1853 LEFAUCHEUX PIN-FIRE CARTRIDGE REVOLVER, 12 MM. CALIBER, 6-SHOT. LEFT SIDE OF BARREL MARKED: E. LEFAUCHEUX / IN E BREVETE"SERIAL # ON LEFT SIDE OF FRAME UNDER CYLINDER: 4415" Origin: PARIS, FRANCE.

Description (physical):

Material: Steel, Wood. L: 29.3 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 1653
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

M1842 Aston

Date:
1847

M1842 PERCUSSION SINGLE-SHOT PISTOL, .54 CAL. ASTON CONTRACT: MADE BY HENRY ASTON, MIDDLETOWN, CT. LOCK DATED: 1847. BARREL MARKED: J.H./P MISSING: RAMROD & RAMROD SWIVEL. Origin: MIDDLETOWN, CONNECTICUT.

Description (physical):

Material: Iron, Brass, Wood. L: 36.3 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 1652
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

M1816 Remington

Date:
c. 1830

U.S. M1816 MUSKET, .69 CAL., RIFLED & CONVERTED TO PERCUSSION WITH MAYNARD TAPE PRIMER LOCK (REMINGTON CONTRACT OF SEPT. 9, 1854). FRANKFORD ARSENAL RIFLED BARREL WITH PATENT BREECH & LONG RANGE REAR SIGHT. LOCK DATED: 1856; TANG MARKED: 33; 171 G W S----" CARVED ON LEFT SIDE OF BUTT STOCK; MISSING: KNOB ON PRIMER COVER, RAMROD.

Description (physical):

Material: Iron, Wood. L: 146.6 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 1580
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

U.S. Regulation Artillery Shell Jacket

Date:
c. 1865

U.S. REGULATION ARTILLERY SHELL JACKET, CIVIL WAR PERIOD. INSPECTOR'S STAMP & 2" ON LINING INSIDE RIGHT SLEEVE. UNISSUED CONDITION."

Description (physical):

Material: Wool, Cotton, Brass. H: 76.0, W: 64.0 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 1541
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

U.S. 1851 Pattern Infantry Frock Coat

Date:
c. 1855

U.S. 1851 PATTERN INFANTRY FROCK COAT WITH EPAULETS. SINGLE-BREASTED WITH NO PIPING/TRIM. EAGLE I" BUTTONS AT TAIL (4 ) & FRONT (8 -TOP MISSING), BACKMARK: "W H SMITH & CO * NEW YORK"; 3 BRASS CUFF BUTTONS, NON-MILITARY, EACH WITH SINGLE EAGLE CUFF BUTTON.

Description (physical):

Material: Wool, Cotton, Brass. H: 84 cm, W: 60 cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 1539
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

Alexander, Edward Porter

Date:
July 1861
Creator:
E.P. Alexander

SKETCHED MAP TITLED: BATTLE OF BULL'S RUN (FOUGHT JULY 18TH 1861)"DRAWN IN INK BY CAPTAIN E.P. ALEXANDER, SHOWING ARTILLERY & INFANTRY POSITIONS BETWEEN MITCHELL'S & BLACKBURN'S FORDS ALONG BULL RUN. EDGES TORN, OLD FOLD MARKS, CELOPHANE TAPE APPLIED TO BACK AS REINFORCEMENT. Origin: PRINCE WILLIAM, VIRGINIA.

Description (physical):

Material: Paper. L: 19.8, W: 26.8 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 1504
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

Tintype Of William L. Paxton

Date:
1861

TINTYPE OF WILLIAM L. PAXTON, CPL., CO. I (LIBERTY HALL VOLUNTEERS), 4TH VIRGINIA INFANTRY, IN TOOLED LEATHER HINGED CASE WITH BRASS FASTENING CLIP. PAXTON POSED IN CIVILIAN ATTIRE, SEATED WITH HANDS FOLDED ON LAP. (WM. PAXTON KIA 21 JULY 1861 AT MANASSAS.) Origin: ROCKBRIDGE, VIRGINIA.

Description (physical):

Material: Glass , Leather.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 1379
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park