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Civil War and Living History Reenacting

About "People of Color"--How to Begin * What to Wear * Why Reenact

by Mary L. Jackson Fears

  • 316 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Heritage Books Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civil War, 1861-1865,
  • Ethnic Studies - African-American Studies,
  • Historical reenactments,
  • History,
  • Social Science,
  • United States - Civil War Period (1850-1877),
  • History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877),
  • Social Science / African-American Studies,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • History - U.S.,
  • 19th century,
  • African Americans,
  • Clothing,
  • Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Social life and customs,
  • United States,
  • History: American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages178
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11104177M
    ISBN 100788425137
    ISBN 109780788425134
    OCLC/WorldCa56103415

    Annual Gettysburg Civil War Battle Reenactment. A once a year three-day reenactment event with different exciting battles each day, live mortar fire, living history, Sutler village and great food. Pumping Station Road, Gettysburg, PA Sutlers – Merchants who followed troops during the Civil War. Also, merchants who set up during reenactments and sell period-style goods to reenactors and the public. Units – Groups of Civil War reenactors who participate as an actual unit that fought during the War, i.e., the 7th Texas Infantry, the 69th New York or the 19th Alabama.

    The 8 th Kentucky Infantry C.S.A. & U.S. Living Historians, Inc & Civil War Re-enactors was formed to help educate the public by giving hands on experience in the life of the American civil war solider and his family of the , allow any and all who have a passion to teach, a chance to do so and be apart of history .   And thank you for pointing out the difference between reenacting and Living History lessons. I think, as a humble member of the “ignorant public“ (which is true and I'm not in the least offended, on the contrary!) Living History is maybe more to my liking. I have seen many Living History lessons and loved them all.

    Camp Moore Historical Association will host its annual Civil War Living History Encampment and Reenactment on Nov. 19 and Nov. Here is a scene from a previous year for Boone’s Battery. Reenacting the War: Kindling Understanding of the Past Rolling hilltops peaked by reenactors and spectators in the morning sun of our first reenactment. Just before the turn of the millennium, my wife and I rose early one Saturday to drive to our first Civil War reenactment.


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Civil War and Living History Reenacting by Mary L. Jackson Fears Download PDF EPUB FB2

Reenacting history is more than just an exciting pastime; it is a powerful educational medium that breathes life into our heritage.

This guide will inspire African-Americans to attend Civil War battle reenactments and join in the living history experience as reenactors representing either military roles or civilians in non-combat roles.5/5(2). This is a great book for the beginning/novice reenactor as it explains all aspects of what you will need to know to make a good impression.

From period dress to interaction with the public to the history of reenacting itself this is a very handy guide to have/5(15). The Little Book of Civil War Reenacting: An introduction for those who want to try it out by William J Watson, Audrey Scanlan-Teller, et al.

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Reenacting history is more than just an exciting pastime; it is a powerful educational medium that breathes life into our heritage. This guide will inspire African-Americans to attend Civil War battle reenactments and join in the living history experience as reenactors representing either military roles or civilians in non-combat roles.

This book, however, is a snapshot history of 21st Century reenactors of the American Civil War. The authors focus upon the reenactors and the experience of reenactment and living history presentations in the United States, Britain, and Germany/5(14).

The American civil war was fought from to and was one of the most intense battles fought on American grounds.

It was a massive war between the Northern and the Southern parts. When Abraham Lincoln, who was anti-slaves, was elected, the southern part began to rebel.

As old as the war itself, the staged battles have emerged as a novel form of “living history.” But in Charlottesville’s wake, even those dressed in uniform feel tension. Midwest Civil War Reenactors has members. A place for Midwest Civil War reenactors and their friends to discuss past and upcoming events, and other.

The 2nd U.S. Cavalry, Co. A/9th Regiment Virginia Cavalry, Co. D is a mounted reenactment and living history group dedicated to portraying U.S. Regular Cavalry and Confederate troopers during the U.S.

Civil War. Most of our members live in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia. History of Civil War Re-enacting Re-enacting events of the Civil War actually began not long after the war itself had ended. In o Civil War veterans gathered in Gettysburg at a reunion.

This is a video I co-produced/edited along with Nathan Poznerzon for our Electronic Field Production class. The package will air on our student produced. Where To Start – Living History Reenacting.

April 3, April 3, Sheritta Bitikofer. Others are set up for the spectators and will sell everything from toys to books to mugs, and Civil War artifacts. It’s typically at these main events that new recruits will team up with a seasoned reenactor and go shopping for their equipment.

Living History: Meet J.R., a Civil War Reenactress. Written by J.M. Wasko “I can drill just as well as any man,” wrote Sarah Rosetta Wakeman in the s. Sarah—or Private Lyons as her comrades in the rd New York Volunteer Infantry knew her—was one of as many as 1, soldiers who fought in the American Civil War who were not men.

Books: Civil War News is a monthly newspaper that covers news about battlefield preservation, and is particularly valuable for its calendar of upcoming events, and book reviews. Their website is: Camp Chase Gazette is a how-to magazine for authentic reenactors.

It publishes articles such as how to cut and pack rations of raw pork, how to properly do. The Civil War still captures the American imagination, and there is probably no more popular event in American history than the Civil War. Civil War books. Modern reenacting is thought to have begun during the – Civil War Centennial commemorations.

Reenacting grew in popularity during the s and s, due in large part to the success of the th Anniversary reenactment near the original Manassas battlefield, which was attended by more than 6, reenactors. Every year hundreds of Civil War reenactments or living history events take place to commemorate actual battles or demonstrate how soldiers and civilians lived from - For some it is an opportunity to leave the 21st century behind and experience 19th century history in a unique way, for others it is about trying to become an.

United States for events, but American Civil War events are also held in England, Germany and France, as well. It’s one of the reasons travel is a factor in the hobby: Very often a lot of people have to travel a long way to make a battle have the numbers and feel as epic as history demands.

Kids try out toys from the era at a living history. The Arizona Civil War Council: We bring history to life. We love immersing people in the history of the Civil War through events all across the country. Formed inand incorporated in as a (c)3 nonprofit educational organization, we are the oldest, continually serving reenactment group in Arizona.

Living History - Life of a Common Civil War Soldier. Historian Bruce Ralston dons his Union uniform and becomes 1st Sgt. Josiah Ballou as he describes/ interacts with the audience on what it was really like to be common soldier during the Civil presentation includes replica weapons, description of the Union uniform and samples of they eat.5/5.please see my other auctions for other living history and reenactment form lots, which include the quartermaster, provost marshal, u.s.

surgeon forms. plus the entire collection of the pannier labels and index. reference copies of the civil war tiemann catalog. also stamps, fdc's, event covers, etc. lots of civil war related items and books.ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xv, pages: illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm: Contents: Why civilian Civil War Reenacting --Who they were: the people of color during the Civil War --What they did: the people of color during the Civil War --What they wore: the people of color during the Civil War --Why reenact about people of color at Civil War.