Military Coat
Military Coat
Military Coat
Military Coat
Military Coat
Military Coat
Military Coat
Military Coat


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Collection Tier:
Tier 2

Clothing and Accessories
Men's Clothing
Uniforms
American Civil War ➔ Military Coat

Identifier:
36334
Description:
This frock coat is from the United States Army of the United States Armed Forces. It was worn during the Civil War from 1861 to 1865.

This frock coat is made of black wool. 
Date:
1861 – 1865
Materials:
Wool
Current Location Status:
On Exhibit
Source:
Gift Of Miss Coffinberry
Rights:

Exhibit/Program
Thank God for Michigan: Stories from the Civil War (June 6 2011 – March 29 2015)
Thank God for Michigan was an exhibition developed by the GRPM to commemorate the sesquicentennial of the Civil War.  The exhibit featured over 150 artifacts from the GRPM's collection and told the story of the Civil War through the lens of soldiers and civilians from Michigan.
Makers/Donors
Coffinberry, Miss

United States Army
The United States Army is a service branch of the United States Armed Forces that specializes in ground-based offensive and defensive warfare. The mission of the United States Army is to fight and win our Nation's wars,  by providing prompt, sustained, land dominance, across the full range of military operations and the spectrum of conflict, in support of combatant commanders.The United States Army we know today has roots that can be traced back to the Continental Army which was formed in 1775 during the American Revolutionary War. After the War, The Congress of the Confederation officially created the United States Army in 1784 to replace the disbanded Continental Army. The United States Army is the largest military branch of the armed forces in which participates in disputes worldwide today through preserving peace and security and providing for the defense of the United States.
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Grand Rapids
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