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  • Personal Effects of Civil War Surgeon Dr. Seth L. Sprague

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    Personal Effects of Civil War Surgeon Dr. Seth L. Sprague - Inventory Number: MED 124

    Dr. Seth L. Sprague served at Fortress Monroe - Virginia

    Contains the following:

    * Original wooden box with a pencil inscription in the lid interior

    * Three letters from Dr. Sprague's wife with interesting content mailed from Boston to Virginia dated May 1st 1862, May 18th 1862,

        and August 11th 1862.

    * Patriotic snuff box with engraved American Eagles 

    * Relic bullet and button from the battlefield

    * Ivory razor - maker marked, "84 W. L. Presbrey Warranted"

    * Zinc folding mirror 

    * Leather change purse

    * Silver eyeglasses with 1860 dated case

    * Post war silver pocket watch

    * Gar Medal top portion

    * Pocket knife

    * Gold locket with photo of his Sprague's wife

    * Patriotic envelope depicting Lincoln and McClellan

    * Patriotic envelope with star

    * Hand-colored Card entitles: "The Surgeon"

    * Hand-colored Section of Envelope with "Columbia"


    Inventory Number: MED 124