The Mason-Dixon Line: What? Where? And why is it important?
In 1863, during the American Civil War, West Virginia separated from Virginia and rejoined the Union, but the line remained as the border with Pennsylvania. It’s updated several times throughout history, the most recent being during the Kennedy Administration, in 1963. The Mason-Dixon Line’s Place in History
1860s, Civil War Era Dressmaking Vintage Victorian
1863 Bengaline Ball Dress Dress of pale green bengaline with dark green silk/rayon velvet trim and white lace. The trim design was inspired by a fashion plate in Godey’s Lady’s Book from September 1863.
Portraits of Named Civil War Enlisted Men (Prints and .
Decker, ys H., Pvt. Co. I, 9th U.S. Artillery. Note: Decker is found listed in P&P's Civil War Portraits index, with a reference to this negative. He is the man pictured in the lower left image. Note: Schranz is the man pictured in the lower right image. Note: Shutter is the man pictured in the lower right image.
Gettysburg Game | Military
One of the most important battles of the U.S. Civil War -- and indeed of all U.S. history -- was the battle of Gettysburg. During the three days of July 1-3, 1863, the country held its collective .
The Civil War 1861-1865 | Board Game | BoardGameGeek
This sprawling rendition of the American Civil War tries to fit in everything, from Grant and Lee down to Indian raids in the Western territories. It also includes the most extensive treatment of naval and riverine warfare of any strategic Civil War game. The map covers the theater of the war from the Eastern seaboard to the middle of Texas at .
Indian War Era Clothing, Weapons, & Supplies. Reenactment .
The 1858 Remington, a solid-frame design that was both elegant and reliable, was the prevailing choice of the military officers in the Civil War. The 1858 Remington New Army is a six-shot, .44 caliber revolver with a blue finish, steel backstrap, and forged frame.
Civil War Toys and Games - USHist
Rev War Design, Correct for Civil War usage by Historical Folk Toys. Illuminated Card Deck, This reproduction of a Civil War-era deck is beautifully crafted with gold detail embellishing every card.In the style of the times, this deck includes full-length, single-ended court figures, square corners and traditional non-indexed styling.
DEER VALLEY GAME COMPANY - SQUARES - The Civil War Battle Game
"It is well that war is so terrible, lest we grow too fond of it." - R.E.Lee hosted by GoDaddy: Makers of these fine games: SQUARES - The Civil War Battle Game A Strategy Game of Military Maneuver and Tactics
Bugle Notes: Learn This! - West-Point.ORG
The statue of General Sedgwick, cast from cannons captured by the VI Corps which he commanded during the Civil War, has rowel spurs that turn. An old legend is that if a cadet is deficient in academics, he should go to the monument at midnight the night before the term end examination, in full dress, under arms, and spin the rowels on the monument.
Vasa (ship) - Wikipedia
Vasa was built during a time of transition in naval tactics, from an era when boarding was still one of the primary ways of fighting enemy ships to an era of the strictly organised ship-of-the-line and a focus on victory through superior gunnery.
History of Massachusetts - Wikipedia
The Springfield WPCy made most of the weaponry for the Union in the American Civil War. After the war, immigrants from Europe flooded into Massachusetts, continuing to expand its industrial base until the 1950s when textiles and other industries started to fade away, leaving a "rust belt" of empty mills and factories.
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Worried his allies may be pulled into a Civil War between the great Houses, he is eager to ensure Zaknafein is armed with weapons befitting his skill, including one in particular: Khazid’hea. A powerful artifact, the sword known as “Cutter” has started wars, corrupted its users, and spilled the blood of many, many people.