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  1. Everything is sold but the canteen.

    Everything is sold but the canteen.
  2. Shelter half on hold pending payment

    Shelter half on hold pending payment
  3. Carpet bag is sold....

    Carpet bag is sold....
  4. High-end assorted goods for sale

    Paypal only at Ross4thUSInfy@aol.com. Questions, "I'll take its" or more images email Ind18th@aol.com for fastest results. Just had to put on two new tires on the wagon, so my loss is your gain...
  5. Having both through the years, sometimes it's six...

    Having both through the years, sometimes it's six of one, half dozen of another - they are both quality makers. The tipping point is whether CJ Daley has it in stock (or you find a good used one on...
  6. "November 9, 1862 Outside Nashville (Tennessee)....

    "November 9, 1862 Outside Nashville (Tennessee). The boys of the company from Tipton County were most happy to see Mr. Kemp who brought tidings from home in the form of packages and notes from the...
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    Directly from Eric Tipton, the organizer: ...

    Directly from Eric Tipton, the organizer:

    "Greetings Everyone:
    After much thought and reflection, we have decided to cancel the Corricks Ford Event for 2015. Quite simply, "real-life" is busy for...
  8. That narrows it down a bit - there are just...

    That narrows it down a bit - there are just rarely any local fabric stores that carry wool jean, kersey, or the like that were used in 19th century garments in general, let alone shell jackets. Your...
  9. This particular style was popular in some...

    This particular style was popular in some civilian laborers just prior to and during the war, and although uncommon then, they were more common than seen in today's reproductions. It is known that...
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    I've found no written evidence whatsoever that...

    I've found no written evidence whatsoever that any state or government issued a "summer" uniform. Clothing was too scarce for much of the war to differentiate between a summer or winter uniform
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    At least one southern state issued cotton...

    At least one southern state issued cotton uniforms for sure - Florida in 1864. There are several letters and invoices involving several hundred jackets made of Osnaburg from the mills in Monticello,...
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    EBay generally has multiple copies for sale for...

    EBay generally has multiple copies for sale for about the same or less as event vendors
  13. I remember a past discussion on the Authentic...

    I remember a past discussion on the Authentic Campaigner on this topic, and the consensus was, based upon reviews of period images and a dozen posters or so replying, was that they were rare with...
  14. http://www.ebay.com/itm/Kissing-Crane-Robert-Klaas...

    http://www.ebay.com/itm/Kissing-Crane-Robert-Klaas-Vintage-Folding-Pocket-Knife-/331277513795?pt=Collectible_Knives&hash=item4d21adb443 This is an example I'd forgotten about that is still widely...
  15. Wanting to buy sumac or logwood jean piece

    Probably a long shot, but does anyone out there have about a half yard scrap of sumac or logwood jean I could buy? I've got a cap project for myself and thought I had some jean around, and I don't....
  16. http://www.njsekela.com/advanced_search_result.php...

    http://www.njsekela.com/advanced_search_result.php?keywords=knife&x=14&y=9 Is the link to the one just mentioned with NJ Sekela. I've owned the combo and like it, but the pen knife I also saw first...
  17. Unfortunately the sources for high quality repros...

    Unfortunately the sources for high quality repros seems to have dried up. There were a few vendors to include Rocky Kilpatrick, NJ Sekela, and Wambaugh & White who were offering some decent products...
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    Excellent question. Basically, its a combination...

    Excellent question. Basically, its a combination of tweaking available patterns (such as the Tom Apple patterns) utilizing photographs and viewing the limited originals still left. Its one thing to...
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    He made mention to email him at the address...

    He made mention to email him at the address listed in the original post for pictures....
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    The original posted placed this is the civilian...

    The original posted placed this is the civilian folder, so that narrows things a bit
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    I'll echo the good mayor - I received his painted...

    I'll echo the good mayor - I received his painted cloth haversack and am pleased with it and the quick shipping. It's a testament to Mr. Miles when it's something I could have certainly made myself,...
  22. CS Variant Mexican War Haversack

    Paypal at Ross4thUSInfy@aol.com. Questions or "I'll take it" via PM or email Ind18th@aol.com for quickest response. Here is what I have currently:

    CS variant haversack based upon the pre-war...
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    Not to hijack your thread or discourage a sale,...

    Not to hijack your thread or discourage a sale, but there is plenty of evidence of untrimmed Columbus Depot jackets, as found in several references to the original invoices from Columbus (amount of...
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    That has been discussed at some length in other...

    That has been discussed at some length in other forums and Facebook pages, and the short answer from some knowledgeable folks in the field like Steve Hesson is that it's not an English style, just a...
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    Although these are 18th century swivel guns,...

    Although these are 18th century swivel guns, field expediency in the 19th century probably didn't change too much, and these images conform to the info I have about the gun at Fort Brooke:
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