8th Minnesota snare drum
|Description||This snare drum was presented to Henry H. Velie, Musician with the 8th Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment, Company F, by the men of the Company during the Civil War. The rope tension drum has a red wooden frame with red and blue rims, leather ears, and skin heads, and brass tack decorations.
|Format||Content Category: artifacts
|Measurements||34 centimeters height
45.2 centimeters width
45.2 centimeters depth
Issued by: United States, Army, Minnesota Infantry Regiment, 8th (1862-1865), Company F
Owned/used by: Velie, Henry H.
Used during Civil War
Music. Instruments. Percussion Instruments
Military. 1861-1865 (Civil & Indian Wars). Equipment & Supplies
|Dates||Use: Not earlier than 1861 - Not later than 1865
Content: Exactly 1862 (Date drum was presented.)
|Credit Line||Minnesota Historical Society Collections, Transfer from Minnesota Adjutant General's Office|
|Holding Type||3D Objects|