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    Gettysburg Collection of Engineer A. J. Zabriskie, New York Board of Gettysburg Monuments Commissioners. Includes: the workbook Zabriskie used on his 1892 and 1894 visits to the battlefields of Gettysburg and Chattanooga with notes regarding the placement of monuments to the 44th, 134th, and 136th New York regiments and Geary's Division; drop bullets; fired bullets; canister balls; half a spherical artillery shell; bottom portion Union Schenkl shell; brass Enfield rifle front cap; musket wrench; broken bronze bayonet from a monument; horse shoe; broken sword blade; pistol barrel; knap sack hook; lead artillery fuse cap; bullet worm; iron cannonball fuse cap; two Gettysburg medals; two civil engineer badges owned by Zabriskie; and his printing block (50+ items). The collection comes with a letter of provenance. An interesting group in a tin document box.

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    June, 2007
    24th-25th Sunday-Monday
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