US Army artillery major's uniform
|Description||United States Army artillery officer's uniform. The uniform consists of a lined, double-breasted frock coat and a pair of trousers all in black wool felt. The uniform was worn during the Civil War by Major Christopher B. Heffelfinger of the 1st Minnesota Heavy Artillery.
|Format||Content Category: artifacts
|Measurements||39 3/4 inches length (A) length of back
17 1/4 inches width (A) across shoulders
29 1/8 inches circumference (B) waist
28 3/4 inches length (B) inseam
|Creation||Issued by: United States, Army, Minnesota Heavy Artillery Regiment, 1st (1864-1865)
Issued by: United States, Army
Owned/used by: Heffelfinger, Christopher B.
Used in Civil War, 1861-1865
Used in United States
Used in Minnesota, United States
Military. 1861-1865 (Civil & Indian Wars). Clothing. Uniforms
|Dates||Use: Not earlier than 1861 - Not later than 1865
|Holding Type||3D Objects|