Gunner John Lord's Powder Horn

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Title

Gunner John Lord's Powder Horn

Subject

U.S. Navy, Military History, Second Barbary War

Description

Gunner John Lord used this powder horn to load cannons in naval combat against Algerine Pirates in the Second Barbary War.

Source

USS Constitution Museum: Charlestown, MA.
https://ussconstitutionmuseum.org/collections-history/art-and-artifacts/textiles/sea-bag/

Date

Early 19th century

Citation

“Gunner John Lord's Powder Horn,” HST 325 - U.S. Foreign Relations to 1914 (MSU), accessed August 5, 2020, http://projects.leadr.msu.edu/usforeignrelations/items/show/307.