Reenactors or Living History Participants

Discussion in 'Hobbies' started by Haleys-papaw, Mar 8, 2011.

  1. Haleys-papaw

    Haleys-papaw Hatching

    Jan 30, 2011
    Anyboby else do Civil War reenacting or living history demonstrations.I belong to an artilery crew that fields only authentic civil war era cannons in the events that we attend.
  2. sheaviance1

    sheaviance1 Songster

    Apr 7, 2010
    No, I don't, but have always wanted to do living history. I live near Land Between the Lakes. They have a living history farm from the 1800's there. I love to go and watch them "live" day to day. They are always doing something different. I find it fascinating to take a peek at the way the world was.
  3. sheaviance1

    sheaviance1 Songster

    Apr 7, 2010
    Oh, and [​IMG]
  4. PhoenixAngel429

    PhoenixAngel429 Chirping

    Mar 24, 2011
    East KY
    Quote:Cool, we have replicas, I'm a redleg too. [​IMG] 10th KY artillery. I love the smell of gunpowder in the morning.
  5. EweSheep

    EweSheep Flock Mistress

    Jan 12, 2007
    Land of Lincoln
    We are CW reenactors too! Used to be Terry's TX Rangers and 6th Illinois Dismounted Calv (under General Greison....who was protrayed by Kuhn), we broke off and went whatever opening was available. Sometimes we fall in with the artillery on the Southern side and sometimes the Northern side. Hubby is very flexible. I believe he has been an reenactor for almost 20 years now. I'm in my 15th year I believe.


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