In early 2017, our fourth floor will be transformed into a new destination for historical education and innovation. During the current renovation, objects from our permanent collection are on view throughout the Museum.
Corcoran Legion Fifth regiment. Col. William McEvily. A few good men are wanted to fill up Capt. Wm. L. Monegan's company. This is a splendid opportunity for young men to join a Crack Regiment.
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According to accession records, this cannonball was found at Sandy Hook, New Jersey in association with other military refuse thought to have been thrown away by British soldiers during the Revolutionary War.
Gift of C.W. Patterson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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