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  • 16 Infantry Insignia 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2011-01-04)
    16th Infantry Insignia
  • 1842 pattern US Dragoon buckle 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2011-01-03)
    1842 pattern US Dragoon buckle.
  • 5 war items around the year 1846 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2010-10-28)
  • Alcohol Bottles 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2011-01-03)
    Beer bottle and a bottle used for whiskey or wine from the Mexican-American War time.
  • American Arillery Man's Uniform 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2010-10-28)
    American Artillery Man's Uniform used in the U.S.-Mexican War
  • Anniversary Pin 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2011-01-04)
    50 years anniversary pin from Mexican War veterans.
  • Artillery Insignia 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2011-01-03)
    Artillery Insignia
  • Artillery Man 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2010-10-28)
    A common scene depicted by artist of the Mexican War period shows a U.S artillery man marching a long side a drummer
  • Bar Lead 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2011-01-03)
    Bar lead was frequently carried by soldiers. Melted over a campfire, the lead could be poured into moulds for bullets, flint shims, or any number of other small fasteners.
  • Bayonet tip 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2011-01-04)
    Bayonet tip
  • Beer bottle 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2011-01-04)
    Beer bottle
  • Beeswax used to prepare lead for making bullets 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2010-10-27)
  • Belt Buckle 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2010-12-30)
    Belt Buckle
  • Belt buckle 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2010-11-12)
    Belt buckle from a member of the Guanajuato Cavalry Regiment
  • Bone buttons 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2011-01-04)
    Bone buttons
  • Brass buttons from New York and Viriginia volunteer companies 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2010-12-21)
    Brass buttons from New York and Virginia volunteer companies accompany this 1836 militia cross belt plate.
  • Breast Plate 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2011-01-03)
    Breast Plate with damage insignia
  • Breast Plates 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2011-01-03)
    These breastplates, with corresponding buttons, from 5th, 10th and 11th Infantry Regiments show the great diversity in accountrements worn by different groups in the Mexican Army. The 11th Regiment plate even identifies ...
  • Breast Plates 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2011-01-03)
    This breast plate appears to have been blown outwards possibly from a bullet.
  • Bullet worm 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2011-01-03)
    A bullet worm was used to extract stuck bullets from a barrel o a firearm.