1865 Company's unparalleled collection of historic items and extraordinary experiences are the fitting choice for all of your distinctive lifestyle needs. The 1865 Company brand honors African American history and culture in an elegant and reverent way, and gives all individuals the opportunity to appreciate the unsung heroism that became the authentic manifestation of America's lauded ideals of equality and freedom.

Today, we honor trailblazers of the past and present who have showcased their commitment to excellence whether through civil rights, business, or the arts. We honor the legacy of heroes past and celebrate the Legacy Makers of today.  

 The company's name is derived from the date, December 1865 (when the Thirteenth Amendment was passed and ratified), abolishing slavery in the United States.