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Introductions > TROYS BROTHERS (17 replies - 4063 views)

I've got something for you. Not his gravesite I'm afraid, but I managed to find the Pa Veteran card file and according to it he ...   Thu Jul 14th, 2011 02:19 pm

Introductions > TROYS BROTHERS (17 replies - 4063 views)

I was going to say to try Find A Grave, but the only Troy listed as dieing at the Battle of the Wilderness on May ...   Thu Jul 14th, 2011 05:36 am

Other Civil War Talk > Need help with USCT Regiments (2 replies - 2239 views)

I got it then more skimmed through it so I don't know what help it would be, but you might try Like Men of War: ...   Tue Jul 12th, 2011 05:06 am

General Civil War Talk > What CW books need to be written? (14 replies - 3625 views)

Ok, this might be some help. Turns  out according to this site, http://scholar.lib.vt.edu/ejournals/VALib/v48_n3/reviews.html, that Mr. Pinnegar is a retired high school math and computer scinces ...   Sat Jul 9th, 2011 05:23 am

General Civil War Talk > What CW books need to be written? (14 replies - 3625 views)

At 296 pages that's still awfully expensive for such a recent book. His other book on Amazon, Virginia and State Rights, 1750-1861: The Genesis and ...   Sat Jul 9th, 2011 01:53 am

General Civil War Talk > What CW books need to be written? (14 replies - 3625 views)

I think you've already pushed the book without maybe realizing it, javal. The last writing contest you just held, lesser known battles. Seems to me ...   Fri Jul 8th, 2011 06:00 am

Food,Cooking and Gardening > Drinks (20 replies - 11275 views)

Ok, that was a fail. Forgot that vinegar is an acid and that's the reason for the fizzing between baking soda and vinegar. No acid ...   Wed Jul 6th, 2011 02:37 am

Food,Cooking and Gardening > Drinks (20 replies - 11275 views)

Hey, got another one for you. Got the Spauldings Civil War Recipes: Receipts from the Pages of Godey's Lady's Book for Christmas and since this ...   Tue Jul 5th, 2011 11:32 pm

General Civil War Talk > "Lost Cause" (103 replies - 24567 views)

Used to have things telling what mana is. What I recall, mana is something you can add to someone whose posts you find interesting or ...   Mon Jul 4th, 2011 02:28 am

Other People of the Civil War > A.P. HILLS LIGHT DIVISION (72 replies - 26095 views)

Sorry Pender, I don't know enough of my family to say if any of them made up members of the division or even fought it. ...   Sun Jul 3rd, 2011 04:55 pm

General Civil War Talk > "Lost Cause" (103 replies - 24567 views)

Where was it I recently saw or heard it said that either during or after the war there were free blacks who said they prefered ...   Thu Jun 30th, 2011 07:24 am

Battle of Gettysburg > Artillery at the Battle of Gettysburg (20 replies - 14334 views)

I don't think Lee could have operated in PA indefinately. Both sides faced the same problem. That is the possibility of the enemy capturing their ...   Sat Jun 25th, 2011 03:16 am

Battle of Gettysburg > Artillery at the Battle of Gettysburg (20 replies - 14334 views)

I would have thought semaphor would have been faster than the telegraph on the battlefield. I mean I know the telegraph is technically going to ...   Fri Jun 24th, 2011 03:49 am

Weapons of the Civil War > Balloning Develops Into a CW "Weapon." (9 replies - 7988 views)

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap_travel/20110610/ap_tr_ge/us_travel_brief_civil_war_balloon_espionage Just had to revive the thread after seeing the article. Was anyone able to attend this? ...   Mon Jun 13th, 2011 09:47 am

General Civil War Talk > Cover-ups (12 replies - 4543 views)

It's certainly easy to see how friendly fire could have an adverse affect on the troops of those units not involved in the firing. You ...   Mon Jun 13th, 2011 04:53 am

Introductions > Introduction (5 replies - 2379 views)

Well, at least you didn't say you're from Gibsonville. ...   Mon Jun 13th, 2011 03:24 am

General Civil War Talk > Cover-ups (12 replies - 4543 views)

TD, I'm aware friendly fire goes hand in hand in warfare. Even without the Garrison book I'd already learned of incidents of it during the ...   Mon Jun 13th, 2011 03:17 am

General Civil War Talk > Cover-ups (12 replies - 4543 views)

Ok, so I was reading Webb Garrison's Friendly Fire in the Civil War today, more precisely I was reading the sixteenth story entitled Cover-Up, and ...   Sun Jun 12th, 2011 11:34 pm

Other Civil War Talk > Lindenmueller Coins/Tokens (3 replies - 2975 views)

Ok, from skimming through the article I'm wondering a little something about whether his refusal to pay Third Ave Railroad was simply because he never ...   Sun Jun 12th, 2011 01:18 am

Battle of Gettysburg > Pursuit after Gettysburg (19 replies - 8760 views)

There might have been more to it than whether or not the Army of the Potomac was in any shape and organized enough to follow ...   Sat Jun 11th, 2011 08:40 am

Other Civil War Talk > Lindenmueller Coins/Tokens (3 replies - 2975 views)

Hey, has anyone heard or know anything about something called Lindenmueller Coins or Lindenmueller Tokens? Just got a new book today, Armchair Reader: Civil War: Untold ...   Thu Jun 9th, 2011 05:46 am

General Civil War Talk > Sickles as a movie (15 replies - 4501 views)

Oh it's got a leg, it's just in a museum:P ...   Wed Jun 8th, 2011 01:20 am

Jefferson Davis > Davis' eye problem (6 replies - 7490 views)

I mentioned this to someone and they said they'd read mercury had been used for this purpose either as far back as the Renissance or ...   Sat Jun 4th, 2011 05:30 am

Abraham Lincoln > Lincoln tyrant or savior of the Union (96 replies - 35894 views)

mikenoirot wrote: While I am a huge Lincoln fan, has anyone ever wondered, how he would have been viewed had he not been assassinated? Booth's ...   Fri Jun 3rd, 2011 05:33 am

Jefferson Davis > Davis' eye problem (6 replies - 7490 views)

Mercury and ammonia? Are they absolutely sure he wasn't blind in that eye? I mean the cure to me sounds like it would have induced ...   Fri Jun 3rd, 2011 05:12 am

General Civil War Talk > Opinions: Who is He Representing? (14 replies - 3023 views)

I know who he's supposed to be protraying, as I already said. But even though he's smoking a cigar I just look at the face ...   Tue May 31st, 2011 05:14 am

General Civil War Talk > Opinions: Who is He Representing? (14 replies - 3023 views)

Thank you Javal, that was my thoughts. He is supposed to be Grant (irony for you, it's Sam Grant portraying US Grant) but I look ...   Mon May 30th, 2011 08:56 pm

General Civil War Talk > Opinions: Who is He Representing? (14 replies - 3023 views)

Ok, this is a photo from my local paper which was taken at a Civil War related event in one of the towns in this ...   Mon May 30th, 2011 03:27 am

Civil War Books > What are some good Fiction Civil War Books? (15 replies - 7948 views)

I enjoyed Micheal Shaara's The Killer Angels and Jeff Shaara's God's and Generals and The Last Full Measure. Also Rifles for Watie by Harold Keith ...   Mon May 23rd, 2011 02:04 am

Food,Cooking and Gardening > Drinks (20 replies - 11275 views)

Welcome and good luck. ...   Sat May 21st, 2011 06:16 am

Food,Cooking and Gardening > Drinks (20 replies - 11275 views)

Ok, maybe it'd be a bit different. Quarantiello does give some very basic recipies for making root beer. The easiest is to make up a ...   Fri May 20th, 2011 05:14 am

Idle Chit-Chat > Help (1 reply - 1494 views)

You might want to check with Writing For Dollars (http://www.writingfordollars.com/GuidelinesDB.cfm) for a market. ...   Fri May 20th, 2011 01:43 am

Food,Cooking and Gardening > Drinks (20 replies - 11275 views)

You should be able to, I'd imagine. Beer yeast is one of the yeasts Cresswell discusses as an ingredient for trying to make ones one ...   Thu May 19th, 2011 05:24 am

Food,Cooking and Gardening > Drinks (20 replies - 11275 views)

That's just the way it goes. Get a million and one things going before anything gets going and your year is gone. Yeah I know ...   Thu May 19th, 2011 01:55 am

Food,Cooking and Gardening > Drinks (20 replies - 11275 views)

Sarsaparilla is one of many possible ingredient in root beer. Cresswell also mentions that it's root and sassafras root are both traditional ingredients in sarsaparilla soda. And yes ...   Wed May 18th, 2011 04:42 am

Food,Cooking and Gardening > Drinks (20 replies - 11275 views)

Managed to find my other book, Laura E. Quarantiello's The Root Beer Book: A Celebration of America's Favorite Soft Drink.  Only one of the root ...   Tue May 17th, 2011 09:56 pm

Civil War Books > What are some good nonfictions books on the civil war? (3 replies - 2487 views)

John Billings' Hardtack & Coffee or The Unwritten Story of Army Life is good as Billings was a vet, he served with the 10th Mass. Battery for ...   Tue May 17th, 2011 09:12 pm

Civil War Books > Best book on Pickett's Charge? (9 replies - 4601 views)

Captain Crow wrote: Pickett's Charge: A Microhistory of the Final Attack at Gettysburg, July 3, 1863. By George R. Stewart.....an oldy but a goody. Aren't oldies ...   Sun May 15th, 2011 09:12 pm

Food,Cooking and Gardening > Drinks (20 replies - 11275 views)

Oh I've got a couple books with recipes for making root beer. And of course the simplese way is simple syrup, carbonated wate, and root ...   Fri May 13th, 2011 04:17 am

Food,Cooking and Gardening > Drinks (20 replies - 11275 views)

Don't know if anyone is interested or not, but Stephen Cresswell lists some historical drinks in his book Homemade Root Beer, Soda, and Pop. There ...   Thu May 12th, 2011 10:13 pm


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