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Introductions > hey im new here and kinda young ok realy young (i think) (4 replies - 2975 views)

Howdy, and Welcome! If you're interested in reenacting, and your teacher is a reenactor, ask him if you could go with to the next reenactment. If ...   Wed May 6th, 2009 07:58 pm

Equipment & Authenticity Questions > Homemade Ground Cover (4 replies - 4044 views)

Thanks! I'll check them out!! ...   Mon May 4th, 2009 06:11 pm

Food,Cooking and Gardening > cooking without equipment (10 replies - 6114 views)

Last night, I finished reading the William C. Davis book A Taste for War: The Culinary History of the Blue and Gray. Y'all will be ...   Wed Apr 22nd, 2009 12:58 pm

General Civil War Talk > The Confederacy? (105 replies - 24394 views)

Let me say first that I disagree with slavery. Now, let's look at slavery from an 1861 Southern perspective. It had, over the course of American ...   Thu Apr 16th, 2009 09:53 pm

Idle Chit-Chat > New US/Cuban Travel Policy (11 replies - 3671 views)

Bama, You're right regarding the cigars!! IF Cuban cigars are ever allowed in the U.S., I suppose I'd be first in line to try one. I like cigars ...   Wed Apr 15th, 2009 01:00 pm

Food,Cooking and Gardening > cooking without equipment (10 replies - 6114 views)

I tried a recipe from the book I mentioned. I mada a "Confedrate Molassas Pie". How'd it taste??....Well, my wife wouldn't eat it and you really ...   Tue Apr 14th, 2009 07:41 pm

Idle Chit-Chat > New US/Cuban Travel Policy (11 replies - 3671 views)

I've had a few Cuban cigars......not any different than Hoduran, Dominican, etc....I wouldn't go out of my way for one (nor would I refuse a ...   Tue Apr 14th, 2009 07:35 pm

The Battle of Shiloh > Best Book about Shiloh (40 replies - 19969 views)

Wordpix, My g-g-grandfather, Henry V. Flowers was Sergeant, Co. A, 6th TN Cav under Hurst!! What a band of brigands they were!! We also have Partridge in ...   Thu Apr 9th, 2009 05:49 pm

The Battle of Shiloh > Best Book about Shiloh (40 replies - 19969 views)

Hey Wordpix!!....My family was in McNairy County, TN before and after Shiloh.....Last name is Flowers.... Are you any relation??? Nice to meet you! ...   Thu Apr 9th, 2009 04:09 pm

Food,Cooking and Gardening > cooking without equipment (10 replies - 6114 views)

My appologies, but I gave the wrong title to the William C. Davis book in an earlier post. The correct title is: A Taste for ...   Thu Apr 9th, 2009 01:15 pm

Food,Cooking and Gardening > cooking without equipment (10 replies - 6114 views)

Another good book (which I am in the process of reading) is What They Ate: A Culinary History of the Civil War by William C. ...   Wed Apr 8th, 2009 12:53 pm

Food,Cooking and Gardening > cooking without equipment (10 replies - 6114 views)

In the field, I fix for breakfast fried salt pork or bacon. For supper, I have fried coon (cut up) and rabbit (cut up). I bring ...   Mon Apr 6th, 2009 02:43 pm

Battle of Gettysburg > "Haste"--Longstreet's One Boot Off-- (25 replies - 11488 views)

Assuming for a minute the validity of the "adrenaline junkie" theory, on what other occassions during the Civil War do we see Lee's judgement clouded ...   Mon Mar 23rd, 2009 07:43 pm

Food,Cooking and Gardening > Squash (19 replies - 7185 views)

Is it "squash" or "skworsh"????...... ...   Tue Mar 17th, 2009 09:36 pm

General Civil War Talk > Slaves as Southern soldiers? (138 replies - 22595 views)

The website for the SCV Camp 469 of Rome, GA (http://scvcamp469-nbf.com/hollandservice.htm) presents the following in relation to a black Confederate's grave: "Sunday, September 08, 2002     ...   Tue Mar 17th, 2009 07:56 pm

General Civil War Talk > Slaves as Southern soldiers? (138 replies - 22595 views)

An intersting PDF file from the North Carolina Dept. of Cultural Resources, dated Feb. 2002 (http://www.ncdcr.gov/news/2003/opa_2-26-03.pdf): "Among the records in North Carolina‚Äôs archives that document African ...   Tue Mar 17th, 2009 07:20 pm

General Civil War Talk > Slaves as Southern soldiers? (138 replies - 22595 views)

Johann, Thanks for looking into the website I quoted. That was very insightful! Eventhough that particular website may not have given the entire story, I felt that ...   Tue Mar 17th, 2009 06:10 pm

General Civil War Talk > Slaves as Southern soldiers? (138 replies - 22595 views)

HankC, What's "ridiculous" about the opinion I expressed? Just curious..... ...   Tue Mar 17th, 2009 05:47 pm

Food,Cooking and Gardening > Squash (19 replies - 7185 views)

I peel a yellow squash ( I don't remove the seed), slice it so the slices are round and about 1/4 inch or so thick, ...   Tue Mar 17th, 2009 03:01 pm

General Civil War Talk > Slaves as Southern soldiers? (138 replies - 22595 views)

This website, http://www.usgennet.org/usa/mo/county/stlouis/blackcs.htm offers the following: 1. The "Richmond Howitzers" were partially manned by black militiamen. They saw action at 1st Manassas (or 1st Battle of Bull ...   Tue Mar 17th, 2009 02:43 pm

General Civil War Talk > What Civil War battle or campaign do you think should be made into a movie? (69 replies - 19607 views)

Ft. Pillow would be good, as it is a simple battle that Hollywood would'nt have too worry about as many details/intricacies as other battles. I just ...   Wed Feb 18th, 2009 01:28 pm

Equipment & Authenticity Questions > Homemade Ground Cover (4 replies - 4044 views)

Johann, Thanks for the info!!....Glad to see ya again and hope all is going well with you! I like James Country and Upper Miss Merc, but thought ...   Tue Feb 17th, 2009 04:08 pm

Equipment & Authenticity Questions > Homemade Ground Cover (4 replies - 4044 views)

Does anyone have a website, or other information, on how to make a groundcover/poncho? Thanks! Albert Sailhorst   ...   Tue Feb 17th, 2009 01:38 pm

Idle Chit-Chat > Re Johan Steele (34 replies - 10069 views)

I am sorry to hear about Johan, but thank God that he and is family are not hurt worse....I hope to meet you again, my ...   Sat Dec 27th, 2008 02:36 am

Idle Chit-Chat > Scholarships (8 replies - 2013 views)

Go to www.fafsa.ed.gov/ for more info and to apply for PELL. Make sure that, after entering your information/registering, that they do not ask to be paid....this ...   Thu Oct 9th, 2008 07:24 pm

Idle Chit-Chat > Scholarships (8 replies - 2013 views)

Cliff, If you "google" scholarships, you'll find a boat-load!! If that overwhelms you, narow your google search down; ie, "history scholarships",  "Virgina scholarships", "band scholarships", "corporate scholarships", ...   Thu Oct 9th, 2008 07:01 pm

General Civil War Talk > War of attrition versus might? (47 replies - 10696 views)

I'm stickin' my neck where it don't belong, but I don't think Ramsuer's use of the word "moron" was directed at any particular person, anymore ...   Tue Oct 7th, 2008 09:21 pm

General Civil War Talk > War of attrition versus might? (47 replies - 10696 views)

Cleburn, Thanks for adding to my comment! Had "total war" (or however one cares to term it, "a rose by any other name is still a rose") ...   Tue Oct 7th, 2008 02:24 pm

General Civil War Talk > War of attrition versus might? (47 replies - 10696 views)

If the ANV had food prior to Appomattox, the desertion rate would have been lower and they would have fought on untill they ran out ...   Tue Oct 7th, 2008 12:39 pm

General Civil War Talk > War of attrition versus might? (47 replies - 10696 views)

Lack of industry killed the South....for example, they could'nt make fuses, ammunition for artillery as effective as it could have been done. Batteries had ammo ...   Fri Oct 3rd, 2008 05:21 pm

General Civil War Talk > War of attrition versus might? (47 replies - 10696 views)

I wouldn't say Lee's army was "the most incompetant"....I'd say they were "the most hungry".... ...   Fri Oct 3rd, 2008 02:39 pm

Weapons of the Civil War > explosions? (12 replies - 5474 views)

While acting as skirmishers at Gettysburg this year, we fired so frequently and furiously that we had to use handkercheifs to hold our guns because ...   Fri Sep 12th, 2008 02:37 pm

Battle of Gettysburg > Attending Reenactments/Gettysburg 145th (21 replies - 11831 views)

Izzy, Yep! It was fun! The rest of the YouTube videos are really cool, too! ...   Mon Jul 21st, 2008 06:14 pm

Battle of Gettysburg > Attending Reenactments/Gettysburg 145th (21 replies - 11831 views)

Regarding our clothes: the more beat up, dirty, etc they get, the better, more realistic us Rebs look! Some of my pards have holes in ...   Mon Jul 21st, 2008 01:44 pm

Battle of Gettysburg > Attending Reenactments/Gettysburg 145th (21 replies - 11831 views)

Artor, I usually don't clean my wools, but, they were just awful this time!!! After I took my socks off, I had to shoot'em to keep'em from ...   Mon Jul 14th, 2008 01:55 pm

Battle of Gettysburg > Attending Reenactments/Gettysburg 145th (21 replies - 11831 views)

The very next day after getting home, I took my wool pants, coat and two wool blankets to the dry cleaners! Between getting muddy, wet ...   Mon Jul 14th, 2008 12:40 pm

Battle of Gettysburg > Attending Reenactments/Gettysburg 145th (21 replies - 11831 views)

I pre-ordered the DVD with the extra features.....I can't wait to see it, too! I took a disposable camera with me and got the pictures back ...   Fri Jul 11th, 2008 12:34 pm

Battle of Gettysburg > Attending Reenactments/Gettysburg 145th (21 replies - 11831 views)

Hey Delewares!!   I was part of the Reb skirmish line the last day of the reenactment! We banged away for a good while before Picket's charge!! Hope ...   Wed Jul 9th, 2008 01:29 pm

Battle of Gettysburg > Attending Reenactments/Gettysburg 145th (21 replies - 11831 views)

Crazy Deleware, I'm going as a reenactor, so I fully agree about having my "wool on"!!....heehee... This is my first large National event, and I expect to ...   Wed Jul 2nd, 2008 12:48 pm

Battle of Gettysburg > Attending Reenactments/Gettysburg 145th (21 replies - 11831 views)

I will be at the 145th of Gettysburg!! YEAY!! Our bus leaves tommorrow!! Be prepared to walk and stand a lot. Since you'll be bringing along ...   Tue Jul 1st, 2008 01:53 pm


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