Snare drum

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Titles Snare drum
Description This Civil War-era wooden snare drum has skin snare heads, rope tuning chords and leather ear tugs. The device on the front of the shell is a Federal eagle below a sunburst motif. The drum was made by W. Raymond of Winona, Minnesota, a manufacturer of snare and bass drums, banjos, tambourines, and more. This drum was among contents of the Meighen Store in Forestville, Minnesota. The drum is associated with drumsticks 2003.74.1.2.A,B.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 16 1/2 inches diameter
14 inches height
Nomenclature snare drum
drum (membranophone)
Materials wood
natural fibers
Creation Made by: Raymond, W.
Made in: Winona, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Retailed by: Meighen Store
Retailed in: Forestville, Fillmore County, Minnesota, United States
Used during: Civil War, 1861-1865
Music. Instruments. Percussion Instruments
Military. 1861-1865 (Civil & Indian Wars). Equipment & Supplies
Dates Content: Not earlier than 1861 - Not later than 1865 (Civil War)
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 2003.74.1.1 (Accession Number)

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