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Buff facings and gilt buttons

staff and headquarters operations in the Army of Northern Virginia, 1861-1865

by J. Boone Bartholomees

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Published by University of South Carolina Press in Columbia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Virginia
    • Subjects:
    • Confederate States of America. Army of Northern Virginia -- Staffs.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories.,
    • Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 325-334) and index.

      StatementJ. Boone Bartholomees Jr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE470.2 .B326 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 352 p. ;
      Number of Pages352
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL359656M
      ISBN 101570032203
      LC Control Number98019676

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      He wears Continental Army uniform consisting of dark blue coat with buff facings and collar, epaulets, buff waistcoat, and white shirt with ruffled stock. The coat and waistcoat display no buttons or buttonholes and the epaulets are sketchily painted. The background is a slightly mottled dark brown, with a darker halo around Washington’s head. of the Rebel High Command, and J. Boone Bartholomees's Buff Facings and Gilt Buttons: Staff and Headquarters Operations in the Army of Northern Virginia, William D. Bushnell, a retired Marine Corps colonel, is a professional book reviewer with more than reviews published, and is an instructor at the University of Southern Maine.

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Buff Facings and Gilt Buttons approaches topics familiar to Civil War readers from a unique perspective-that of the staff. Boone Bartholomees, Jr., examines how the staff officers of Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia and its subordinate corps, divisions, and brigades were selected, trained, and organized and explores what staff officers did, how they did it, and how effective they were/5(3).

Buff Facings and Gilt Buttons approaches topics familiar to Civil War readers from a unique perspective-that of the staff. Boone Bartholomees, Jr., examines how the staff officers of Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia and its subordinate corps, divisions, and brigades were selected, trained, and organized and explores what staff officers did, how they did it, and how effective they were.

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Buff Facings and Gilt Buttons: Staff and Headquarters Operations in the Army of Northern Virginia,by J. Boone Bartholomees, Jr. Columbia, S.C.: Univ. of South Carolina Press Pp. xv, $ ISBN So much has been written about the Civil War that there would seem to be no new ground to be broken.

Buff Facings and Gilt Buttons approaches topics familiar to Civil War readers from a unique perspective—that of the staff. Boone Bartholomees, Jr., examines how the staff officers of Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia and its subordinate corps, divisions, and brigades were selected, trained, and organized and explores what staff.

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Boone Bartholomees, J. Boone Bartholomees Jr. When these buttons were in use, the 5th was stationed in Canada From July, toserving at Fort Niagara among other places. Then in ,participated in the Plattsburg,NY campaign.

This button came my way through the collections of Robert silverstein, who got it from Mr William Leigh, who got it from the old collection in upstate NY. The Light Dragoon units of the British army that had buff facings were meant to have buff coloured leather work according to an order of Nov is to be carried in a buff belt of the same breadth and colour as the men’s with a silver or gilt plate or buckle in both books forming the collation, the word buff has been struck out.

Dec 9, - Explore David Harris's board "British Buttons- War of " on Pinterest. See more ideas about War ofWar, Regiment pins. Most livery buttons can be dated by good research. One quick way to narrow the date range, when looking for the person who commissioned the making of the button, is by noting the button manufacturer on the rear of the button.

Changes in address and how the company was named all help in obtaining a date range for further research potential. According to the book Redcoat: The British Soldiers in the Age of Horse and Musket, the 1st royal regiment wore blue facings, the 2nd queens wore sea green facings, the 3rd queens wore buff facings and were called The Buffs, and the 66th wore green facings.

Facing colors were as follows: Facing Colors Related to Region White facings: New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut Buff facings: New York, New Jersey Red facings: Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia Blue facings (white button holes): North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia!.

‘The meet took place at Chavenage House near Tetbury, and the Princess Royal was mounted on a bay horse and wore the traditional Beaufort outfit, a navy blue jacket with buff facings.’ ‘Regiments designated as ‘Royal’ adopted blue facings, blue being another principal colour of British royal heraldry and of the national flag.’.He wears a white jabot and buff-colored waistcoat under a dark navy coat with buff-colored facings and gold epaulettes, with three stars on each side, and dark gilt coat buttons.

The background has cream-colored clouds at top and dark grey clouds below, with those at lower proper left tinged red-orange.Buff Facing and Gilt Buttons Caissons Go Rolling Along Confederate Charleston The Confederate Privateers Court-Martial at Parris Island Cuban Confederate Colonel The Defeat of the German U-Boats Diary of a Confederate Soldier Following the Greek Cross; or, Memories of the Sixth Army Corps Four Years in the Stonewall Brigade Gate of Hell.