Impact of the French and Indian wars

By Jared Olar
Library assistant

Last week we reviewed what Illinois was like during the latter 1600s, when the French first encountered the Illiniwek Confederation and began to explore and settle the Illinois Country. 944 more words

Artillery Demonstration

Fort William Henry Museum, 48 Canada St. Lake George, New York 12845. (518) 668-5471.


VIVAT 2017

VIVAT is a local Austrian historical wargames show. I didn’t make it last year due to real life intervening, but I attended this year. Generally, I’m not too happy with the location, as I don’t own a car and it’s difficult to get there by public transport. 274 more words

Autumn over Rattlesnake Mountain

Mount Defiance, Lake Champlain, 102 Fort Ti Road, Ticonderoga, New York 12883. 518-585-2821.


The French and the Natives

Hay folks! It is Todd again. Tooday in da year 1754, my friend tell me dat da French and Native teem up to fight against da British and da colonies. 220 more words

Book Review: The Path (Tales From a Revolution: Rhode-Island) (Brand Spanking New Release)

Tales From a Revolution: Rhode-Island
The Path
by Lars D.H. Hedbor

Update: Drawing referenced below will be held December 16

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