General David Sloan Stanley staff and field sword
Ames Manufacturing Company
Wars and Conflicts:
H x W: 5 in. / 40 in.
Gift of David Sheridan Stanley
Parade, Second Floor
From 1923: The Army and Navy Club, gift of Col. David Sheridan Stanley (1873-1942), General Stanley’s son and a Club member
This Model 1850 Staff and Field Sword was manufactured by Ames Manufacturing Company in Chicopee, Massachusetts. It is the very sword that General Stanley carried throughout the war.