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Here are links en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_H._Scithers It consists of his 42 inch overall presented sword made by John Mc Manus & Co Providence R. In 1885 in published General Orders in Arizona, described as having "seen more active duty in the field with Indian scouts than any other officer of his length of service in the Army." The rest of the story can be read here. The original case shows some moderate to heavy wear from rubbing to the exterior on the front and back sides from long carry. They measure 6-1/4 by 5 inches retracted for carry and 9 inches long when eye tubes and shades are fully extended.
Patches and Distinctive Unit Insignia, Uniforms and uniform accessories, and USA & Other Uniform Belts & Buckles are located separate pages. Use the links below to jump to specific categories of items. The various patent documents pertaining to his work are also included.Most of our Post WWI, WWII, and Cold War wing badges are in a separate section of our Gallery. Each wing in the Gallery shows availability, price and detailed descriptions. There is a photograph in the lot showing him wearing this sword. Major Sweeney was the foremost military goods dealer in Providence Rhode Island. He passed away at the age of 74 and his obituary etc is also included.