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Friday, January 29, 2010

Marcellus Pointer's Binoculars

The Museum of the Confederacy in Richmond, Virginia, has four items that were a part of Marcellus Pointer's military kit; a captured US officer's sword, a red sash, a drinking flask, and a pair of binoculars. They also have his Southern Cross of Honor, which he pawned several days before his death. His granddaughter donated the items in 1941.

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