The U.S. Army in the West, 1870-1880
Uniforms, Weapons, and EquipmentBook - 1995
McChristian describes the development of army uniforms, equipment, and small arms during a pivotal decade of experimentation and against the backdrop of a highly influential military operation, the Indian campaigns in the West. Illustrated with more than two hundred photographs gathered from the public and private collections across the nation, the book will serve as a primary reference for collectors, curators, and students not only of militaria but also of the colorful frontier era.
Publisher: Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, 
Copyright Date: ©1995
Branch Call Number: 356.18609 MCCHRIS 1995
Characteristics: xix, 315 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 29 cm
Alternative Title: US Army in the West, 1870-1880