Silver Tea Pot

Title

Silver Tea Pot

Subject

Community Organizations, Food and Drink

Description

This silver teapot belonged to her grandmother; was used before the Civil War; then buried during the Civil War. Joan remembers her mother using it as part of the local aid society at the local Baptist church. As a girl, Joan remembers polishing and preparing it for use before these meetings.

Date

ca. 1860s

Contributor

Joan Pertreet Thompson

Format

physical object

Type

Physical Object

Coverage

ca. 1860s

Citation

“Silver Tea Pot ,” History Harvest Sandbox, accessed January 23, 2018, http://rebeccawingo.com/historyharvest/items/show/11.