US Army blanket fragment

Titles US Army blanket fragment
Description Fragment of a United States Army blanket made of coarse dark wool with a stripe of darker brown at the center. It was found on the battlefield at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, decades after the Civil War.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 11 1/2 inches length
11 inches width
2 1/2 inches width (center stripe)
Nomenclature blanket (covering)
fragment
Materials wool
Subjects Collected by: Henly, A. S.
Used in: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Found at: Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, United States
Used in: Civil War, 1861-1865
Gettysburg (Pa.), Battle of, 1863.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Equipment and supplies.
Military. 1861-1865 (Civil & Indian Wars). Equipment & Supplies
Dates Use: Not earlier than 1861 - Not later than 1865 (Civil War)
Content: Not earlier than 07/02/1862 - Not later than 07/03/1862 (Battle of Gettysburg)
Notes This is an example of a military accoutrement used during the U.S. Civil War.

Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 70.H47 (Accession Number)

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