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Object Number 1986.017.0001
Object Name Coat
Date 1850s
Culture American
Description Tail coat, man's, black wool, double breasted, rolled and notched collar, pockets inside tails. From donor file, donor annotated letter with the following information: "G.W. Gregg (George Wolfley Gregg) born 1833, Circleville, Ohio. His daughter was Mary Gregg (1862) married when she wad 30--her son was my father, Milton W. Henry. He died in Akron 1957. I assume the riding habit belonged to Mary Gregg. The man's tail coat and vest I believe was G.W. Gregg's."
Material Wool
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Lexicon sub-category Clothing -- Outerwear
Credit line gift of Mrs. F. Eugene Schumacher
Exhibit History-Exhibit # 192