Reuben M. Potter's Description of Mexican Uniforms, 1874
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or white, with an ordinary sombrero for head
gear. On fatigue they wore epauletts, [sic] or shoulder
straps, according to caprice, but always one or the
other. The forage cap, accassionally [sic] worn by
officer's [sic] and men, had a peak which hung over,
with a tassel at the point.
Reuben M. Potter's Description of Mexican Uniforms, 1874, The Battle of San Jacinto Notebook, The McArdle Notebooks, Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.