7th Minnesota campaign chest
|Description||Campaign chest made during the Civil War in Memphis, Tennessee by an African American for Brewer Mattocks, Assistant Surgeon with the 7th Minnesota Infantry Regiment. The thick wooden trunk has dovetailed corners and metal strips for reinforcement.
|Format||Content Category: artifacts
|Measurements||13 inches height
23 1/2 inches width
11 1/2 inches depth
|Creation||Made in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, United States
Owned/used by: Mattocks, Dr. Ebenezer Brewer
United States Army, 7th Minnesota Infantry Regiment (1862-1865)
Used during Civil War
Made in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, United States
Used in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Military. 1861-1865 (Civil & Indian Wars). Equipment & Supplies
|Dates||Use: Not earlier than 1861 - Not later than 1865
|Notes||This is an example of a personal effect used during the U.S. Civil War.
|Holding Type||3D Objects|