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A Soldier's Poke

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The contents of a Civil War soldier's haversack - his pouch for carrying his rations - includes many things - coffee, roasted and green, tea, sugar, salt, pepper, hardtack biscuits, salt pork and bacon. The soldier would also carry mugs for his beverages, a skillet in which to cook his meal, and often, a coffee boiler to prepare the hot beverage on which most soldiers depend.