Friday, 28 January 2011

When Indians attack (2)


This photo is from about 95 when we did our first event in the UK at the American Museum, Bath.

Wednesday, 26 January 2011

Rogers Rangers documentary

Archaeology unravelling the story of the Rangers in this documentary which if you haven't seen is worth a look.

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Sunday, 23 January 2011

Saturday, 15 January 2011

Winners of the Wilderness (1927)

Haven't been able to find any clips of this film set in the French and Indian war. Imdb here
Gallery of photos here. It's a romantic story of a love affair between the French commander's daughter and a British officer. Has Chief Big Tree in it as Pontiac.

Monday, 10 January 2011

Florida Indians 1723


Cérémonies et coûtumes religieuses de tous les peuples représésentés par des figures dessinées par Bernard Picart, Jean Frédéric Bernard 1723-1743, Amsterdam

Christine's blog

Once a contributor on this blog French native now US resident Chrstine has her own blog - check it out here. Lots to read on maps and history of the region of Vermont.

Tuesday, 4 January 2011

When Indians attack

Clip from the 1995 tv movie set in the Seven Years war called 'Follow the River' - this is about the best bit...

Sunday, 2 January 2011

'Tell Me Why' magazine's Last of the Mohicans



I am really pleased to find these images on the web. Basically this UK magazine 'Tell Me Why' I used to get as a kid and this strip by Giovannini was inspirational - the picture of a fort made a great impression on the 8 or 9 year old me. Go to this blog to see more - be sure to look at the full image.

Ulster American Folkpark

 Ulster American Folkpark. My favourite place in the UK to reenact the revwar. Here is their Pennsylvania farmhouse and outbuildings.