The bloodied coat of Lt. Col. Thomas Ruffin of Johnston County, worn when he was mortally wounded in battle in Virginia Oct. 15, 1863, During a live webcast September 10 from the N.C. Museum of History, you can get a behind-the-scenes look at a working textile conservation lab and see some of techniques Myers uses to conserve Civil War uniforms. An Internet connection is all that is required to participate. To register, simply fill out the form at http://www.ncdcr.gov/CivilWarTextiles.
CONFEDERATE STAFF, BLUE-GREY WOOL, BUFF PIPING, BRIGADIER GENERAL'S BUTTON GROUPING, SLEEVE BRAID AND COLLAR INSIGNIA. BUTTONS - CONFEDERATE STAFF, RED SILK SASH, WORN BY MAJ. GEN. ROBERT F. HOKE, NC STATE TROOPS. NC Museum of History
CSA uniform coat of Major William G. Poole Major Poole was a veteran of the 1st Florida Infantry; an adjutant on General William Hardee's staff; and finally served as an adjutant to Brig. General William Miller at the Battle of Natural Bridge in March 1865. This coat bears federal-pattern staff officer's buttons, which commonly were worn by Confederate officers. The blue-gray shade of the uniform is called "cadet gray" and was similar to the color of dress uniforms worn by cadets at West…
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Confederate General's Frock Coat of Gen. Robert E. Lee as displayed by the Museum of the Confederacy. The Museum states this Frock Coat was the one that Lee wore to surrender negotiations at Appomattox in the parlor of the house owned by Wilmer McLean on the afternoon of April 9, 1865. Double breasted, made with English wool broadcloth. Four rows of gold bullion quatrefoil on each sleeve and General insignia of three stars encircled by a wreath on each side of collar.