Search:

Type: Posts; User: TB1861; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 12 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    10
    Views
    529

    There was legal slavery in the Ottoman Empire up...

    There was legal slavery in the Ottoman Empire up to the 1880s but they were not going to help either side.
  2. Thread: time Travel

    by TB1861
    Replies
    6
    Views
    787

    Quick trip to Hodgenville, Kentucky, around March...

    Quick trip to Hodgenville, Kentucky, around March 1809 and club Lincoln like a baby seal and prevent the war. The penny would have a different dead white guy on it but I can live with that.
    No...
  3. Replies
    47
    Views
    4,918

    I heard that Ross was hit in the head with a beer...

    I heard that Ross was hit in the head with a beer bottle during the bar fight portion of Picket's Last Stand on San Juan Hill and it was not his wife that punched him when he came through the door...
  4. Thread: Army Soft Bread

    by TB1861
    Replies
    4
    Views
    542

    http://www.authentic-campaigner.com/forum/showthre...

    http://www.authentic-campaigner.com/forum/showthread.php?22438-Soft-Bread
    Not sure if that will help but there is one photo.
  5. Replies
    5
    Views
    461

    I would suggest looking in a book but I don't...

    I would suggest looking in a book but I don't know what books you might have so go to this site and look for photos: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/collection/cwp/
    They have most of what are in the...
  6. Replies
    14
    Views
    2,889

    Can you tell Mr Weaver when a never issued item...

    Can you tell Mr Weaver when a never issued item is the right choice?
  7. Replies
    27
    Views
    1,863

    I think there was a wise old owl once who when...

    I think there was a wise old owl once who when asked a similar question said, "Three". He may have been talking about something else but it is still the right answer.
  8. Replies
    45
    Views
    3,315

    Here I am stuck agreeing with Bill Cross, not...

    Here I am stuck agreeing with Bill Cross, not engaging in a debate with him, must be feeling the love of the day. Mr. Cross is so right on so many points I had to speak up in his defense. It really...
  9. Replies
    7
    Views
    739

    That would be split between the two and there...

    That would be split between the two and there would be the cost of the barrel and as there is no refrigeration either salt or ice would have to be purchased. So much like any type of fishing the pay...
  10. Replies
    3
    Views
    409

    You might want to look at the brass polishing...

    You might want to look at the brass polishing discussion that is going on elsewhere. The answer above is the answer, you either take more metal away until you have reached the bottom of the scratches...
  11. Replies
    72
    Views
    3,912

    I have enjoyed this show and looked in actual...

    I have enjoyed this show and looked in actual books rather than electric ghosts of books and found nothing that says to use wood ashes on brass other than as a second step on copper and brass cooking...
  12. Replies
    3
    Views
    460

    William Albaugh ...

    William Albaugh
  13. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,429

    With all the youtube videos, ehow pages, multiple...

    With all the youtube videos, ehow pages, multiple posts here, army manuals and so on you would think that this would be something that people could do by now. I can see a thread that would weigh the...
  14. Replies
    3
    Views
    499

    404 (Page Not Found) Error A very nice version...

    404 (Page Not Found) Error
    A very nice version of that page but I am sure it isn't what you intended for us to see.
  15. Replies
    3
    Views
    476

    I think this topic may have been discussed at...

    I think this topic may have been discussed at some point and at some location.
  16. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,870

    Idle question, task or something.

    Take the year you first started reenacting and make it 1861, what year is it now for you? And as this is not serious research you can go to Wikipedia and find events from that year, anything...
  17. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,485

    There are times when you have to do the adult...

    There are times when you have to do the adult thing, sometimes the adult thing is to walk away. Sure he is a great guy and all but still there can be consequences you don't want to live with.
    ...
  18. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,485

    Hobby groups are looking for new members no...

    Hobby groups are looking for new members no matter what the hobby, they don't want to discourage these new members by looking too closely. I was at a modern time period event that had full auto...
  19. Replies
    28
    Views
    3,562

    Soldiers dealt with the hat in a very efficient...

    Soldiers dealt with the hat in a very efficient manner:
    Part of the uniform of the Regiment consisted of high black felt hats with black feather plumes, and were worn with one side of the rim...
  20. Replies
    16
    Views
    3,951

    Does anybody reproduce the brass version you so...

    Does anybody reproduce the brass version you so often see as a dug relic?
  21. Replies
    20
    Views
    1,780

    The kind of person that is going to carry 1000...

    The kind of person that is going to carry 1000 rounds will use at least 100 grains per for a total weight of 14 1/4 pounds of powder if I added it right.
  22. Thread: Junior Reserves

    by TB1861
    Replies
    22
    Views
    1,458

    Just arrange them by height and put them on the...

    Just arrange them by height and put them on the far end of the line, it will look like the line is longer by forcing the perspective. If they are real little you could set them up with a 1/4 scale...
  23. Thread: Canteen Care

    by TB1861
    Replies
    23
    Views
    2,521

    Sounds like your canteen wasn't clean when you...

    Sounds like your canteen wasn't clean when you put in the wax or you used too much wax. Try heating the canteen up and redistributing the wax and pour out the excess, might help. You only want a thin...
  24. Replies
    10
    Views
    1,494

    I can't believe it has been two years, I still...

    I can't believe it has been two years, I still have so many questions that he could have answered for me. He paid so much more attention to things than did I, I depended on him for the "who was who"...
  25. The very simple fix is to not shoot them. Use...

    The very simple fix is to not shoot them. Use them for drill, carry them into battle and hold them up like you were firing but never actually load on. Pull the nipple to be sure. As long as they are...
Results 1 to 25 of 278
Page 1 of 12 1 2 3 4