Hardtack fragments

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Description Two pieces of hardtack issued to Joseph Christofk at Fort Snelling, Minnesota. Christofk served in the 3rd Minnesota Infantry Regiment, Company K, during the Spanish-American War, 1898-99.
Quantity 2 items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 2 3/4 inches length (larger fragment)
2 1/4 inches width (larger fragment)
1 3/4 inches length (smaller fragment)
1 3/4 inches width (smaller fragment)
Nomenclature Hardtack
Place Subject: Fort Snelling, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Creation Issued by: United States, Army
Subjects Owned/used by: Christofk, Joseph
Used by: United States, Army, Infantry Regiment, 3rd, Company K
Used in Fort Snelling, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Spanish-American War, 1898
United States
Food and beverages
Military. 1898-1899 (Spanish American War & Leech Lake Uprising). Equipment & Supplies
Natural History
Dates Use: Not earlier than 1898 - Not later than 1899

Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 68.145.6

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