|Ridgeway Civil War Research Center,
A virtual examination of artifacts of the American Civil War
|Civil War Buttons|
by Harry Ridgeway
|Adam W Spies immigrated from Birmingham England in the late 1820's and sold buttons in New York until about 1835. The buttons were probably made in England.
Research Center: Button9901-Backmark-SpiesAW
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Backmark: "A. W. SPIES / (dot) (star) (dot) RICH (dot) (star) (dot)" rm, one part button, back is concave, manufactured ca. 1830's, (SpiesAW100).
Research Center: Button9901-Backmark-SpiesAW100, Reference: Tice, Dating Buttons, page 141.
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Civil War buttons, Relicman sales catalog.
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