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Catalog Number 00.21.4
Object Name Haversack
Description US haversack; khaki, canvas. Black print: B/US/8 is newer, older markings underneath with 3 instead of 8; back has Hicks; inside flap: Rock Island Arsenal faintly on crease. Back has adjustable leather strap w/ brass hook adjusters. Inside has pocket w/button; inside main bag is a sewn-in 2nd light brown bag; main flap ties down w/1 strap & buckle.
Date 1878
Search Terms Spanish American War
Other Name Backpack, Knapsack
Collection Military
Provenance Used by donor for re-enactments; markings were added by him.