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      54ball reacted to tenngun's post in the thread Historical clothing for big guys with Like Like.
      The web site recreating history sells patterns specifically for the chiefly proportioned gentleman. As contrary to popular belief...
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      54ball reacted to Cvkotvkse's post in the thread Second run on a 1760 kit with Like Like.
      The portrait on the left is Tomochichi, whom I mentioned earllier in a post that somehow got attached to another post as a quote...
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      54ball reacted to Brokennock's post in the thread Trade gun rear sight with Like Like.
      No. Not always. A smoothrifle would also usually have other rifle architecture and furniture, such as a cheek piece and a rifle style...
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      54ball replied to the thread Help Choosing a Trade Gun Kit.
      Jim Chambers... English Fowler/Officers Fusil New England Fowler PA Fowler.... All good choices. Clay Smith.... My son a Clay...
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      54ball replied to the thread Second run on a 1760 kit.
      Awesome Imagery....Awesome sources. I had to post these two images. I have no idea the date's but I do know the image on the right is...
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      54ball reacted to Cvkotvkse's post in the thread Second run on a 1760 kit with Like Like.
      https://search.brave.com/images?origin=search&q=Tomochichi&source=web
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      54ball replied to the thread The Do Everything Gun.
      That's the profile. They are much, much thinner. They are quite dainty...almost fragile when you handle an accurate representation. They...
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      54ball replied to the thread The Do Everything Gun.
      Carolina Trade Gun. 17th Century to maybe even ACW and beyond. Found in The Platte Wrecks 1715. Found on Queen Anne's Revenge Black...
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      54ball replied to the thread Second run on a 1760 kit.
      I would be very cautious about Seminole items for an 18th Century impression. What we think of as "Seminole" is frankly 1830s-1950s...it...
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      54ball reacted to flconch53's post in the thread Second run on a 1760 kit with Like Like.
      What I tell northerners coming to Alifia is bring all seasons of clothing. It can be breechclout weather 1 day and ice in the water...
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      54ball reacted to Uncle Miltie's post in the thread Second run on a 1760 kit with Like Like.
      There is a shop in Hollywood FL across from the Hard Rock complex where a good bit of Seminole art can be purchased. Guy LaBree was an...
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      54ball reacted to Brokennock's post in the thread Second run on a 1760 kit with Like Like.
      Very well put. Folks are used to hearing, "it's not so much the heat,,,, it's the humidity." And compare places like Florida and...
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      54ball replied to the thread Second run on a 1760 kit.
      Wonderful! Now I'm more of a general (not specific) history guy. Especially this period. I really wish I had written down my sources...
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      54ball reacted to flconch53's post in the thread Second run on a 1760 kit with Like Like.
      As a fan of Lachlan Macguillvery and Daniel Clark if you Re doing a SE personna they would be good to emulate. I am glad that you moving...
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      54ball reacted to Shadowalker164's post in the thread Second run on a 1760 kit with Like Like.
      Thank you Cvkotvkse. I will look for James Adair's "Natural History of the American Indian If you get a minute check out this guy...
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