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Isaac, Campbell & Co. Confederate cavalry sabre of William E. Jones

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02711.08.01 Author/Creator: Isaac, Campbell & Co. Place Written: London, England Type: Object Date: circa 1862 Pagination: 1 sword : iron ; 108 cm. high

Summary of Content: Confederate cavalry sabre in scabbard. Manufactured by Isaac Campbell & Co. of London, at 71 Jermyn Street. Hilt embellished with an eagle and arrows in its talons with foliage. Purchased by William E. Jones in 1862.

People: Jones, William E., 1824-1864

Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: CavalryCivil WarMilitary HistoryConfederate General or LeaderConfederate States of AmericaWeaponry

Sub Era: The American Civil War

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