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Map depicting the British operations around New York City the harbor and Hudson…

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Battle of King's Mountain, MAJ Patrick Ferguson, British Army, mortally wounded by Patriot mountain men militia. The Patriots defeated the Regulars and Loyalist militia in a battle that turned the tide in the South and the Revolution.

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*MILITIA ~ New York, Civil War period drum, bird's-eye maple snare drum with hand-painted shield and trophy motif with paint decorated rims. Interior of body presents "Sempf & Ottes, 209/211 Grand St., New York: makers label, sold w/ 14" pair of nickel capped drumsticks, c.1861-1865

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