Civil War, Tents, Shelter Half, two panel shelter half, three panel shelter half, type II shelter half, type III shelter half

C & D Jarnagin Company

Tents


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For those that have the 1862 and 1864 Halves we previously offered, we will make them upon special request.



#588      Tent Peg Bag      $1.95

This is a bag to carry your tent pegs. Made of heavy cotton canvas with a draw string for closure. (8 X 5)




TYPE IIa SHELTER HALF

TYPE IIa SHELTER HALF BUTTON OPTIONS
#589A      3 Panel Shelter Half with composite bone buttons machine sewn on  (Per Half)    $76.00

#589B      3 Panel Shelter Half with “Real” bone buttons hand sewn on with the “X” stitch and hand sewn gromets.  (Per Half)   $112.50

#589C      3 Panel Shelter Half with "Real" bone buttons machine sewn with hand sewn gromets.  (Per Half)   $96.00


Three Panel Shelter Half With Hand Sewn Grommets Our reproduction is made of heavy cotton military drill and measures 64” long by 60” wide. It uses bone buttons and grommets are hand sewn. (See page 84 for illustration of our hand sewn grommets.) (Our buttonholes are machine sewn. You may request that we leave the buttonholes off so you can have them hand sewn.) Each corner is reinforced by an inside patch. (You will need to provide your own poles and ropes)
 

three panel half


TYPE III B SHELTER HALF

Civil War Shelter Half (Price Per Half)

#587A      Shelter Half Without Grommets (Per Half)      $76.00

(You will need to hand sew your own grommets)

#587B      Shelter Half With Brass Grommets (Per Half)      $76.00

#587C      Shelter Half With Hand Sewn Grommets (Per Half)      $96.00


This tent is made from documentation provided us by The Smithsonian Institution (Accession #58592, Catalog #291023) The shelter half was used by First Lieutenant Charles W. Maynard of the 20th Michigan Infantry. Our reproduction is made of heavy cotton military drill and measures 64 long by 60 wide. Tin buttons with paper backing are set along three sides approx. 3 from the edge. There are 7 buttons down each side and 9 down the length on one end. Each button has a corresponding buttonhole. (Our buttonholes are machine sewn. You may request that we leave the buttonholes off so you can have them hand sewn.) Each corner is reinforced by an inside patch. We do not include brass grommets or sewn grommets unless you specify we do so. (See Grommet Options Below)
(You will need to provide your own poles and ropes)

 

tent gromets

Hand sewn gromets done in our shops

 

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Corner of shelter half with rope loop to attach tent peg.

 


The Federal Civil War Shelter Tent   $15.60 plus shipping

A must have for any reenactor.  Fred takes you through all the different types of shelter tent along all the problems encountered.  Soft bound.


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