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One large Union Calvary Civil War button, struck in solid brass. Its front features an American bald eagle, whose shield bears the letter C. Reproduced by the original manufacturer, Waterbury Button Company.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
7/8 inch (diameter)
Materials and Techniques Display
obverse: C reverse: WATERBURY BUTTON CO. CONN.
United States. Army. Cavalry
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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