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    Bullet Struck Barn Plank Attributed to the Mumma Farm, Destroyed in the Battle of Antietam. A 30" x 8.5" x 3" plank, struck with a variety of projectiles including .58 caliber bullet, canister and grape shot. Samuel and Elizabeth Mumma abandoned their farm two days before the battle, fleeing Sharpsburg to take refuge in a small church a few miles north. When they returned on September 19, 1862, they found only the charred remains of their house and barn. Excellent display piece.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2015
    12th-13th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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