American Civil War


Civil War Officer Locket Tintype Photograph

Tintype photography was widely used throughout the 1860's and 70's. It was used widely by both Union and Confederate forces alike in different shapes and sizes.

Civil War Confederate Infantry Roller Buckle Waist Belt

During the American Civil War the Confederate army utilized a wide assortment of belts, especially in the early stages. Despite the notion that every soldier bore the classic brass oval "CS" buckle, a great number wore roller buckle belts.