Tuesday, November 25, 2008
468 Drum that Henry Lyman Bates carried in the Civil War ca. 1970s 1 photograph : b&w.
Note on verso reads: the drum that Henry Lyman Bates carried in the Civil War. Also his Bible and the watch given him by a dying soldier. Attached note reads: Henry Lyman Bates Anthony Burns in 1854, Ladies Anti-Slavery Society John Brown's said 1859. So. Carolina Dec. 1860 [Catalog record in progress.]
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