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Contributor

Orville E. Babcock

Description

This set of Civil War officer shoulder boards have gold stitching along the edges and a gold eagle holding branches and arrows set against black. The shoulder boards are set against a bright blue background.

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

Publication Date

1863

Time Period

1860-1869

Object Type

physical object

Format (original)

artifact

Format (digital)

JPEG

Digital ID

MFM_USGPL_OEB_Black-Gold-Metals_001

Source

Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library, Orville E. Babcock Papers, Box 4

Repository

Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library, Mississippi State University Libraries.

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version)

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

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