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US Navy seaman's uniform jacket
Description United States Navy seaman or petty officer's wool flannel double-breasted shell jacket. It was worn by Joseph S. Bennett of Saint Paul, Minnesota, and is marked "224/ J.S. Bennett". The waist-length jacket is lined with polished cotton twill and has two-piece Navy-type gilded brass buttons down the front and on the cuffs.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 22 2/5 inches length
18 1/2 inches width shoulders
Nomenclature Jacket (garment)
Military uniform
Creation Issued by: United States Navy
Subjects Owned/used by: Bennett, Joseph S.
Used in Massachusetts, United States
Used in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Used during Civil War
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Equipment and supplies.
Military. 1861-1865 (Civil & Indian Wars). Clothing. Uniforms
Clothing. Men's Outerwear
Dates Creation: 1862 - 1863

Use: Not earlier than 1861 - Not later than 1865

Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 64.33.2