Long awaited study of early US and militia hat insignia, 1799-1865. Cockade eagles, War of 1812 cap plates, 1833 Dragoon eagles, Infantry horns, Ordnance bombs, Engineers castles, Riflemens trumpets and every type of eagle. Detailed measurements and descriptions. Many examples of early headgear and illustrations of soldiers wearing same. There is no other “Insignia” book.
Hardcover 311 Pages