Civil War bullets

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Description Six bullets retrieved from the battlefield at Mill Springs, Kentucky, by George L. Gates of the 2nd Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment, Company A. Some of the bullets are deformed from impact.
Quantity 6 items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 1 inches length (6895.21.1-6895.21.2)
9/16 inches diameter (6895.21.1-6895.21.2)
Nomenclature Bullet
Minié ball
Subjects Collected by: Gates, Dr. George L.
United States, Army, Minnesota Infantry Regiment, 2nd (1861-1865), Company A
Found at Mill Springs, Wayne County, Kentucky, United States
Used in Civil War, 1861-1865
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Equipment and supplies.
Minnesota, United States
Armament. Accessories
Armament. Tools & Equipment. Ammunition
Armament. Tools & Equipment. Bludgeons
Military. 1861-1865 (Civil & Indian Wars). Equipment & Supplies
Dates Use: Not earlier than 1861 (Civil War)
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 6895.21.1-6

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