General William T. Sherman's Campaign Hat
Grade Range: 5-12
Resource Type(s): Primary Source, Artifacts
Date Posted: 12/23/2010
During the Civil War, officers wore many types of hats, more often non-regulation than regulation. This example of a regulation army hat was worn by General William T. Sherman. Although a native of Ohio, William Tecumseh Sherman remains inextricably linked with Georgia and the burning of Atlanta.
Historical Thinking Standards (Grades 5-12)
United States History Standards (Grades 5-12)