Saturday 19 June 2010
Battle of Seven Oaks 1816
This fight between rival fur trading companies took place today in 1816. Wiki here. (Known to the Métis as la Victoire de la Grenouillière, or the Victory of Frog Plain). It involved Pemmican - a food stuff - the word based on a Cree word meaning 'fat and grease'.
New title added to the Autumn 2024 list! Frontier Soldiers of New France examines the official and regulation dress, weapons and equipment...
This is the first stage of an excellent project. This is the corner tower of a recreation of the fort in the movie Drums Along the Mohawk...
This maker of figures is working on miniatures based around the theme Braddock's disaster. First up Natives and Canadians followed by B...
This came out in 1984. Was an excellent addition to a small set of books.