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  1. Thread: Nick Medich

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    I had the privilege of serving with Col. Nick...

    I had the privilege of serving with Col. Nick through the 125ths; the hobby will miss him!
  2. The musket is on hold, pending payment, thanks!

    The musket is on hold, pending payment, thanks!
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    I haven't had any problems getting on the ACW...

    I haven't had any problems getting on the ACW today.
  4. Some more photos

    Some more photos
  5. 1st Generation Parker-Hale P/53 Enfield defarbed for sale

    This Parker-Hale was bought in 1977 and defarbed in 1978 and later. Defarbing that was done:
    - Modern markings removed from the top of the barrel
    - Original lock with Tower 1861 markings installed...
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    From my standpoint, the least said about the LRH...

    From my standpoint, the least said about the LRH event the better; my unit left there early Sunday morning to participate in the ceremonies at the NP. While the 3 PM ceremony in which the public...
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    I have very fond memories of especially 125th...

    I have very fond memories of especially 125th Mule Shoe (looking about 50 yards to my right and seeing all the Yankees in the world come over the works), and 125th Franklin (in King's Brigade we...
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    Sold, thanks!

    Sold, thanks!
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    On hold pending payment, thanks.

    On hold pending payment, thanks.
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    WTS original Enfield lock (no hammer)

    Original lock for P1853 Enfield. Missing the hammer and hammer screw; the hammer screw has been cut off flush with the end of the tumbler. All internal lock parts are intact and appear to be...
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    And the Hunley conservation lab and museum.

    And the Hunley conservation lab and museum.
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    Resaca Battlefield Park

    I was happy to be able to attend the "sneak preview" opening of the Resaca Battlefield Park on May 16, during the 150th Resaca reenactment wekend. While the actual park opening is still some weeks...
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    The large-scale snowball battle (or more than...

    The large-scale snowball battle (or more than one) at Dalton, Georgia mentioned above was held in the Army of Tennessee while in winter camp; most notably on March 22, 1864. At one point most of...
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    In the Pensacola area, the "action" at Fort...

    In the Pensacola area, the "action" at Fort Barrancas is always said to trump the firing on the [I]Star of the West [I]as the first shots fired of the war. Fort Barrancas was one of the small forts...
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    I echo the Ren Wax recommendation. The sweat...

    I echo the Ren Wax recommendation. The sweat from my hands usually rusts bright muskets, but I carried a bright M1816 at 150th Manassas that I treated with Ren Wax, and it didn't rust a bit. I now...
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    I have a photo of the exploded musket, taken...

    I have a photo of the exploded musket, taken while it was being carried around by an officer to show to us while in formation Sunday, if only I could figure out how to get it attached to a post....
  17. As a native Kentuckian, like many others I have...

    As a native Kentuckian, like many others I have both Confederate and Union ancestors. The "closer-kin" ones were Confederate, and most of the stories I heard growing up were about them, so it was...
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    I'm looking forward to it as well. Looks like...

    I'm looking forward to it as well. Looks like most of the Shiloh footage shown is from the Great Divide company's new film for the Shiloh National Battlefield Park (the "Shiloh: Fiery Trial" that is...
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    I echo Mr. Smith on the Weller overcoat being too...

    I echo Mr. Smith on the Weller overcoat being too prevalent these days. This type of hooded overcoat was contracted by an officer of the 2nd Kentucky Infantry, Maj Hewitt, and procured for his men...
  20. Sold, thanks to the buyer!

    Sold, thanks to the buyer!
  21. Reduced to $85 plus postage.

    Reduced to $85 plus postage.
  22. WTS - Quality Pleated Front White Linen Dress Shirt

    Quality handmade pleated front white linen dress shirt. Made by Vivian Murphy (The Mantua Maker).

    Chest 44"
    Sleeves 26" from shoulder seams (sleeves are two-piece, and cut full)
    Neck 18"
    ...
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    I'll sign up for that reason too; the only way I...

    I'll sign up for that reason too; the only way I can ever get away from the smartphone/email.
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    Out of curiosity I looked up the Salon.com...

    Out of curiosity I looked up the Salon.com article referred to in the original post - http://www.salon.com/2011/05/08/civil_war_sesquicentennial/ I haven't seen Salon.com before and I don't know...
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    Julio, The photography is great, and I really...

    Julio,
    The photography is great, and I really enjoyed going through the photos. I was hoping to see some of the unit I was in (Palmetto Battalion, CS), but I did see a closeup of a comrade crossing...
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