WANTED ITEMS FROM 1861 – 1870.
Wanted for the Collection, anything related to the 18th U.S. Infantry, from 1861 to 1870 (or into the mid 1870s).
This would also include:
2nd U.S. Cavalry (garrisoned with the 18th in the early days of the Indian Wars on the Plains).
27th U.S. Infantry (the 2nd Battalion of the 18th Infantry after 1866).
36th U.S. Infantry (the 3rd Battalion of the 18th Infantry after 1866).
Cartridges, (fully packed) for the .50/70 Benet Primed metallic cartridge).
Cartridge boxes (Pattern 1861, modified for use with the 2nd Allin Conversion Springfield Rifle).
Other modified equipment and uniforms.
Any other related items from this era, during the Civil War -Indian Wars, to include Native American artifacts related to the material sought).