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#amromaning or Why I haven't been writing

As I may have inferred, I do this funny little hobby on the side called Roman Re-enactment.

I get a certain amount of ribbing from my beautiful spouse about it. 922 more words

Legio Vi

Serving the Cause of History, Again

New Jersey History Fair 1863 or 2015?

I attended the New Jersey History Fair as a professional photographer and got great access to historical re-enactors who spend their spare time dressing up in period outfits and… 414 more words


World War II Weekend

Just a quick post to let you my readers know that I’m still here, and a new post is coming very soon.  I’ve been fighting off a sinus infection/head cold/allergies, and this weekend, when I was just starting to feel better, was taken up with World War II weekend, an annual event here at our town’s historic… 212 more words


The Debut of the Victorian Reproduction Tiny House

As I outlined yesterday, the last 4 months have been spent- every waking, non-working, non-raining hour- has been spent getting the tiny house ready for it’s reenacting debut.   1,102 more words


My Pennsylvania Associators Hat is Complete!

And it didn’t turn out that terribly for my first attempt!

You can go see how I made this by clicking this link!

American History

Transforming my Historically Inaccurate Round Hat Into a Historically Accurate Associators Hat

Many of you might recall that I’ve posted about how inaccurate is my round hat. I recently bought a historically correct military tricorn for my continental impression (I mean, I needed one anyway), so the question became “what do I do with this round hat?”  Well, I found an answer. 880 more words

American History

18th Century Living History Harvest Day

“O’er our fields the frost has descended;

Labor is done, gone is the sun;

Safely stored, the harvest is ended;

All in a ring, dancing we sing.” 

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