The Bullet Contained Within this Display
Was Found Near The Homestead Orphanage On
Cemetery Hill, Gettysburg. The wood is from the Homestead Orphanage .This is also the Building Where General O.O. Howard Had
His Headquarters During The Battle Of
Gettysburg. This Building Later Became The Homestead Orphanage.
The Children Of Sgt. Amos Humiston Along With Many Orphans
Of The Civil War Lived In This Building. This In The 1950’s This Building
Became “The Charlie Weaver/Soldier’s Museum”. Pictured On The
Front Of This Display Is A Copy Of The Original Photo Of The Building
That Is In The Gettysburg Museum Of History. It Shows General
Grant Visiting The Orphanage And The Children After The Civil War.
Both The Wood And Bullet are 100% Authentic
Bullet found pre-National Park and is 100% legal to own. A wonderful and rare set. This display comes matted and framed in a Riker display (collectors glass case). Mat color may vary. Great size 8″/12″ Comes museum documentation (COA). One side has the location and museum number one side is plain as shown in photo. Documented authentic bullets from Gettysburg are rare! Very limited supply. Also see our listing for Gettysburg bullets in collectors boxes.