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Wrist Irons

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Title:  

Wrist Irons
Date:
c. 1862

Content Description: 

Cairo Commander, Thomas O. Selfridge was a very strict disciplinarian. Leg and wrist irons were used on prisoners and on crew. If a crewman was found to be drunk and disorderly, or if he uttered a curse word, he was placed in irons and put below deck as punishment.

Physical Description: 

Ferrous metal, L: 2.5 cm, Dia: 1.1 cm, L (bar): 3.7 cm

Location:
3201 Clay Street Vicksburg,Mississippi 39183
Identifier:
2010.0001.0001

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