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  • Cannon Balls 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2010-10-28)
  • Cannon Balls 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2010-10-28)
  • Copper Solid Shot 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2010-10-28)
    Four-pound copper solid shot used by Mexican Artillery 1846
  • Bullets 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2010-10-28)
    Three of the small "bucks" were wrapped with one large ball into paper cartridge containing gunpowder. The cartridge was rammed down the barrel of the muzzel loaders used by both sides of the U.S.-Mexican War
  • American Arillery Man's Uniform 

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

    Museums of Port Isabel (2010-10-28)
  • Mexican Cavalry Spurs 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2010-11-12)
  • Rosetes used in harness and saddles of Mexican Cavalry 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2010-11-12)
    These rosetes and finials were used to decorate harness and saddles of Mexican Cavalry
  • Mexican Cavalry Piece 

    Port Isabel Museums (2010-11-12)
    Martingales such as this Mexican cavalry piece were used to fosten a horse harness straps across the breast of the horse
  • U.S. Dragon spur 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2010-11-12)
    U.S. Dragon Spur
  • Belt buckle 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2010-11-12)
    Belt buckle from a member of the Guanajuato Cavalry Regiment
  • Cross belt from San Luis cavalry detachment 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2010-11-12)
    Cross belt from a San Luis cavalry detachment
  • Mexican Scabbard 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2010-11-12)
    Mexican scabbard drags protected an officers sword tip when sheated and walking about
  • Lead crimps 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2010-11-12)
    Lead crimps were used to ensure proper seating of the flint in the lock
  • Powder Flask 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2010-11-12)
    A powder flask was kept handy if a soldier ran out of cartridges
  • West Point Class of 1846 

    Bates, Road (2010-12-21)
    The class of 1846 contained many famous military leaders who would serve in both the Mexican-American War & the Civil War
  • Zachary Taylor Button 

    Bates, Road (2010-12-21)
    Taylor used his fame from the Mexican-American War to run for and win the American Presidency
  • 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.
  • Straight razor and shaving cream mug 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2010-12-21)
    Straight razor and shaving cream mug
  • Mexican Soldiers religious icons 

    Museums of Port Isabel (2010-12-21)
    Mexican soldiers religious icons