Ridgeway Civil War Research Center,
A virtual examination of artifacts of the American Civil War

Civil War buttons

by Harry Ridgeway

Federal buttons.
Research Center: Button1000-Federal

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This is the "Ridgeway Civil War Research Center", a research tool for educational purposes only, and is provided at no cost to the reader. Some of the relics listed are retained in the author's collection, most reside in other collections and are not owned by the author. None of the items listed in this section are for sale, please refer to relicman.com sales listings for items offered for sale. This is a work in progress, I list items as I get to them, there are many patterns that are not listed yet, this list will be regularly updated as I get pictures and descriptions for more items. I will also correct mistakes, so if you see any please tell me.All items listed are believed to be authentic to the Civil War or as otherwise described. Any excavated relics have been recovered from private property with owners permission.This information is available for research purposes, pictures may be used by permission only.


Research Center: Button1100-FedOfficer
Federal officer button, eagle with shield.

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Research Center: Button1125-earlyArmyGeneralService
Federal Army general service button, generally before 1840.

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Research Center: Button1150-FedGeneralService
Federal general service button, eagle with shield.

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Research Center: Button1175-earlyInfantry
Federal infantry button, generally before 1840.

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Research Center: Button1200-FedInfantry
Federal infantry button, eagle with "I" in shield

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Research Center: Button1225-earlyArtillery
Federal artillery button, generally before 1840.

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Research Center: Button1250-FedArtillery
Federal artillery button, eagle with "A" in shield

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Research Center: Button1300-FedCavalry
Federal cavalry button, eagle with "C" in shield

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Research Center: Button1350-FedDragoon
Federal dragoon button, eagle with "D" in shield,

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Research Center: Button1375-earlyRiflemen
Federal riflemen button, before 1840 generally.

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Research Center: Button1400-FedRiflemen
Federal riflemen button, eagle with "R" in shield

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Research Center: Button1425-FedSharpshooters
Federal Brigade of Sharpshooters button, eagle hard rubber buttons.

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Research Center: Button1450-FedVoltigeur
Federal Voltigeur button, eagle with "V" in shield

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Research Center: Button1500-FedEngineer
Federal engineer button, eagle with "Essayons", fort and rising sun

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Research Center: Button1550-FedOrdnance
Federal ordnance button, flaming bomb over cannons

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Research Center: Button1600-FedMarines
Federal Marine button, eagle with outspread wings over anchor

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Research Center: Button1650-FedTopographical
Federal Topographical Engineer button

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Research Center: Button1675-earlyNavy
Federal Navy button, before 1840 generally

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Research Center: Button1700-FedNavy
Federal Navy button, eagle over anchor

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Research Center: Button1750-FedRevenueCutter
Federal Revenue Cutter button, marine symbolism and scales of justice

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Research Center: Button1900-FedMarshall
Federal Federal marshal button,

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Research Center: Button1910-FedUSMA
Federal cadet button, U S Military Academy

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Research Center: Button1920-FedSignal
Federal Signal button

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Research Center: Button1950-FedDiplomat
Federal diplomat button,

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Ridgeway Civil War Research Center,
A virtual examination of artifacts of the American Civil War
Button backmarks.
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