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Call Number/Catalog Number 1955.001.1
Title Garfield bullet
Other number 954
Collection Object Collection
Description Bullet flattened from impact with Garfield. Slight dotted pattern on flattened end of bullet. One side of flattened end of bullet slightly slanted. Concentric circles around bullet's circumference. Also vertical lines through circles. Other end is concave with circle in middle of other end. Hole drilled through middle of side of bullet.
Date 1881
Classification bullet
Armament--ammunition
Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Presidents
Assassinations
Search Terms Garfield assassination, bullet
People Garfield, James A. (James Abram), 1831-1881
Guiteau, Charles Julius, 1841-1882
Early date 1881.0
Object Name Bullet
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Notes Photograph taken - 2/2/02|copy of certificate of authenticity in object folder.