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Author McChristian, Douglas C.

Title The U.S. Army in the West, 1870-1880 : uniforms, weapons, and equipment / by Douglas C. McChristian ; foreword by John P. Langellier.

Imprint Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, c1995.


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Description xix, 315 p. : ill., ports ; 29 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [297]-303) and index.
Contents Foreword / John P. Langellier -- I. A Problem of Morale: The War Surplus, 1865-1871 -- II. Distinctive and Honorable Dress for the Soldier, 1872-1873 -- III. To Contrive Means for Carrying Clothing and Rations, 1870-1872 -- IV. The Best Small Arms for the Use of the Army, 1870-1880 -- V. Until Those Now on Hand Are Exhausted: Clothing, 1874-1877 -- VI. New Schemes for Inflicting Something Wonderful on the Soldier: Equipment, 1874 -- VII. To the Great Relief and Satisfaction of the Army: Equipment and Clothing, 1878-1880 -- Appendix I: Sample Cartridge Boxes of the St. Louis Board, 1870: A Photographic Essay / Dennis L. Gahagen -- Appendix II: Directions for Fitting Infantry Equipments, U.S. Army, 1872.
Subject United States. Army. Infantry -- Equipment.
United States. Army. Infantry -- Uniforms.
West (U.S.) -- History -- 1860-1890.
Added Title US Army in the West, 1870-1880
ISBN 0806127058
Standard No. UKM b9736478
YDXCP 683640
YDXCP 2274076
AU@ 000011389540

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