|Ridgeway Civil War Research Center,
A virtual examination of artifacts of the American Civil War
|Civil War Buttons|
by Harry Ridgeway
|Van Wart Son & Co was an English manufacturer operating from the 1820's.
Research Center: Button9901-Backmark-VanWart
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Backmark: "HENRY VAN WART " dm prewar Federal buttons.
Research Center: Button9901-Backmark-VanWart100, Reference: Tice, Dating Buttons, page 178.
Backmark: "VAN WART (dot) SON & Co.. (star)" dm two rings of dots,actual English maker not known, likely Smith Kemp Wright, buttons made too late to be issued, (VanWart200).
Research Center: Button9901-Backmark-VanWart200, Reference: Tice, Dating Buttons, page 178, [Plate C-1, 17].
Details click: http://relicman.com/Button9901-Backmark-VanWart200.html.
|Civil War Relicman,
Civil War buttons, Relicman sales catalog.
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