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Catalog Number 10468-1
Title Coat, Sack, Military, USA, Nebraska Infantry, Army, Spanish American War, Private Harry L. Shumaker
Object Name Coat, Sack
Description Blue wool enlisted man's sack coat. It has a grey lining. There are five eagle buttons down the front, and three small buttons on the sleeves. There are no pockets, and it has a turndown collar. There is a breast pocket on both sides of inner lapel.
Date 1890s
Year Range from 1890
Year Range to 1899
Material wool, coper alloy
Made USA
Place of Origin USA
People Shumaker, Harry L.
Other Name Coat, Military, Men's
Event Spanish American War
History Private Harry L. Shumaker was from Geneva, NE. He was a member of Co. A, First Nebraska Infantry, U.S. Volunteers in the Spanish American War.
Credit line Robert L. Shumaker, Carmichael, California
Collection Shumaker, Robert L.