Civil War colonel's stationery

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Description A folded sheet of stationery paper carried during the Civil War by Colonel Napoleon J. T. Dana of the First Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment. Dana was wounded at the Battle of Antietam, promoted to Major General, and transferred to other commands. The stationery features an engraved print of a Civil War camp scene with the phrase "1st REGt MINNESOTA VOLrs / Col N.L.T. Dand / Gormans Brigade Camp Stone"; Col. Dana's name is misspelled. See also corresponding envelope, record 1997.168.1.B
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 27.3 centimeters length
21.5 centimeters width (folded in half)
Nomenclature Stationery
Subjects Used by: United States, Army, Minnesota Infantry Regiment, 1st (1861-1864)
Used by: Dana, Colonel Napoleon Jackson Tecumseh
Used in Civil War, 1861-1865
Used in Minnesota, United States
Office Equipment & Supplies. Writing Accessories. Paper
Military. 1861-1865 (Civil & Indian Wars). Equipment & Supplies
Dates Creation: 1862
Use: Not earlier than 1861 - Not later than 1865
(Civil War)
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 1997.168.1.A
Related Collections 3D Objects, MHS Collection, item: 'Envelope' <1997.168.1.B>

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