US Army infantry hat insignia
|Description||Corps insignia for a United States Army infantry lieutenant's Model 1858 uniform hat. It was worn by Lieutenant George Calladine of the 65th Illinois Regiment while he served as a member of the guard of honor at Abraham Lincoln's bier in Chicago, Illinois. The insignia consists of a hunting horn embroidered in bullion on a black velvet oval. Within the loop is a silvered stamped brass number "65".
|Format||Content Category: artifacts
|Measurements||7.3 centimeters width
5.5 centimeters length
|Creation||Issued by: United States Army, 65th Illinois Infantry Regiment
Owned/used by: Calladine, Lieutenant George
Used in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States
Used in Civil War
Military. Insignia, Medals, & Buttons
Military. 1861-1865 (Civil & Indian Wars). Clothing. Accessories
|Dates||Use: Not earlier than 1861 - Not later than 1865
Use: 1865 Worn at Lincoln's funeral.
|Credit Line||Minnesota Historical Society Collections|
|Holding Type||3D Objects|