Lt. Gilbert Perry Gorden Handkerchief
The original handkerchief was carried by Lt. Gilbert Perry Gordy, 3rd Georgia Cavalry "Chattahoochee Rangers." Lt. Gordy was wounded in the fighting around Atlanta and died of his wounds on October 14, 1864. The original handkerchief was in the pocket of his frock coat when the frock coat was donated to Chattahoochee County by Gordy's daughter. It measures 22x18 and is made of 100% cotton.