A list of articles deposited in the Grand Army hall at Rockford, Ill., by Rev. G.R. Vanhorne, D.D., and by him donated to the Nevius Post No. 1, G.A.R. and through the post to Winnebago county.
Rockford, Ill., June 1, 1904
...Piece of the rope with which Samuel Slavens was hung June 20, 1862, one of the Andrew's raiders; from Atlanta...
Daily Register-Gazette (Rockford, Illinois), June 6, 1904.