All kids wanted to be like Davy Crockett, but to be like Davy, kids needed the Davy Crockett belt. Sold in the 1950s, it was a leather belt made by various companies. Holster sets and buckles added to the belt were welcomed gifts to any child at that time. The belts had either a letter stamp displaying the famous pioneer’s name, or they were plain belts, but their molded buckles had the name and a picture of Davy Crockett.
davy crockett belt, 2
Collectors look for belts, buckles and holsters made in the 1950s, or anything else that they can add to their collections. The famous show made kids want to be the same as the fearless pioneer and everything from clothing to accessories, including the Davy Crockett belt, caught their attention.