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Needle book
Description Boot-shaped leather needle book lined with a purple and black checked cloth. The book encloses five needles. Used by Bessie Campbell of St. Cloud, Minnesota during the Civil War.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 5 inches height
3 inches width
1/2 inch depth
Nomenclature Housewife (container)
Subjects Owned/used by: Cambell, Miss Bessie
Used during Civil War
Used in Saint Cloud, Stearns County, Minnesota, United States
Household. Needlework. Sewing. Containers, Holders, & Boxes
Household. Needlework. Sewing. Needles & Pins
Dates Use: Not earlier than 1861 - Not later than 1865

Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 9051.2