Inscribed with name of "A. M. Jarnigan Co. G 43rd TN." This company had men from Mossy Creek in Jefferson County, Tenn. This unit fought at Bull's Gap and Morristown. The canteen has metal bands and a wooden stopper and spout.
UCV reunion ribbon and pin from W. B. Tate Camp, No. 725. The ribbon belonged to Capt. Daniel Hoge Bruce, Co. A, 51st Va. Inf. Regt., CSA. The badge was manufactured by The Whitehead & Hoag Co. of Newark, N. J. See tsla108 for Bruce's diary.
One of the original legal tender U. S. government "greenback" notes, this fifty-cent fractional currency note with image of President Abraham Lincoln is dated with the March 1863 Act that created the first Federal dollar bills.
Group of United Confederate Veterans of the W. B. Tate Camp pictured at Liberty Hill Methodist Church in Hamblen County. Veterans pictured incl. Tom Davis (3rd from lower right) of the 61st Tenn. Infantry Regt.
Davis served in Co. G, 61st Tenn. Infantry Regt., men from Morristown area. According to family info, he lost sight in one eye as a result of a Civil War wound. Davis lived and is buried in the Macedonia community.
Davis served in Co. G, 61st Tenn. Infantry Regt., men from Morristown area. According to family info, he lost sight in one eye as a result of a Civil War wound. Davis lived and is buried in the Macedonia community of Hamblen County.
Page 3 has entry of Capt. J. C. Hodges of Morristown, Tenn., wounded at Shiloh, captured at Big Black, Miss., and interned at Johnson's Island Prison, Ohio. Donated to Crockett Tavern Museum in Morristown, Tenn.