Trunk from World War I

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Titles Trunk from World War I
Description Trunk from World War I. Top of lid is painted with the words "NO 16 / SGT ICL ERNEST B.L.ECKBERG / DIVISION DET / NO 16 HQRS. 79 DIV" in black. On the left side there is a rectangular sheet of aged-yellow paper with a handwritten label that reads, "E.B.L. Eckberg / Nicollet, Minn." The right side is painted "NO 16" in black and has a blank sheet of aged-yellow rectangular paper.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 13 1/4 inches height
31 inches width
16 1/2 inches depth
Nomenclature trunk (container)
Materials wood (plant material)
metal
Subjects Used by: Eckberg, Ernest B. L.
Used in: Europe
Used in: World War I
Luggage. Trunks
Military. 1914-1918 (World War I). Equipment & Supplies
Dates Creation: Approximately 1917 - Approximately 1919 (Used by Sgt. Eckberg during World War I; no documentation has been found that details when he was in service.)
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 2011.101.41 (Accession Number)

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