Living History Organizations:
National Association of
Buckskinners * 4701 Marion Street * Livestock Exchange Building, Suite 324
* Denver, Colorado 81301 * (303) 297-9671 * Publication: Territorial
Rifle Association * PO Box 67 * Friendship, Indiana 47021 * Publication:
The American Mountain
Man Association * Dan'l
Coalition of Historical
Trekkers * P.O. Box 4038 * Pueblo CO 81003 * Publication: On the Trail
Pre-1840 Living History
Fort Bridger, Wyoming
State Historic Site * PO Box 35, Fort Bridger, WY 82933 * (307) 782-3842,
FAX (307)782-7181 * Established in 1843 by Jim Bridger and Louis Vasquez.
Fort Langley National
Historic Site * PO Box 129, 23433 Mavis Ave., Fort Langley, BC, Canada *
(604) 888-2822 * Original Fur Trade Era building c. 1840.
Fort Laramie National
Historic Site, NPS * Fort Laramie, WY 82212 * (307)837-2221 * Fort Laramie
was originally established as Fort William, by William Sublette, in 1834.
Fort Nisqually Historic
Site, 1833-1869 * Point Defiance Park, 5400 Pearl St. #11, Tacoma, WA
98407 * (206) 591-5339 * Fort Nisqually was built by the Hudson's Bay
Company as an outpost for fur trade.
Living History Museum * Located at Confluence Park, Delta, CO * PO Box 19,
Delta, CO 81416 * (970)874-8349 or 874-0923 * Established near the
confluence of the Uncompahgre and Blue (Gunnison) Rivers about 1826, as a
fur trading post.
Fort Union Trading Post
National Historic Site, NPS * RR3, Box 71, Williston, ND 58801 (25 miles
SW of Williston, ND on ND Hwy 1804) * (701) 572-9083 * Built by the
American Fur Company in 1828, Ft Union became the headquarters for
Fort Vancouver National
Historic Site, NPS * 612 East Reserve St., Vancouver, WA 98661-3811 *
(360) 696-7655 * Fort Vancouver was the headquarters for Hudson's Bay
Company operations in Oregon, Washington and British Columbia, 1825-49.
Museum of the Fur Trade
* 6321 Hwy 20, Chadron, NE - Three miles east of Chadron on US Hwy 20 *
Contact: 308-432-3843 or the Chadron Chamber of Commerce, 308-432-4401 *
Exhibits of trade good, weapons, furs and other items from the Fur Trade.
Museum of the Mountain
Man * PO Box 909, Pinedale, WY * (307)367-4101 * Exhibits on the fur
trade, western exploration, Plains Indians, and early settlements.
Bent's Fort National
Historic Site, NPS * 35110 Hwy. 194 E., La Junta, CO 81050 * (719)384-2596
* A trading post on the Santa Fe Trail. In the 1830's & 40's.
Old Mission State
Park * PO Box 30, Cataldo, ID 83810-0030 * (208) 682-3814 * The Mission is
the oldest remaining building in Idaho. Established in the 1840's, by
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Tomahawk & Long Rifle Magazine
- Subscriptions: The Tomahawk & Long Rifle is a publication of the
American Mountain Men, published quarterly, Feb., May, Aug., and Nov.
The subscription price is $20.00 for one year, $35.00 for two years
and $50.00 for three years. Subscription orders, change of address and
correspondence concerning subscriptions should be address to:
of the Fur Trade Quarterly -
Publication of the museum: Dedicated to the preservation, exhibition,
and interpretation of the North American fur trade.
of Historical Trekkers Quarterly
- The Coalition of Historical Trekkers Quarterly Publication is a 1/2
page magazine, that is included with your membership. It is written
primary by our members and representatives submitting articles about
treks they have been on, events they have attended, research they have
done and even fictional stories they want to share.
Books, Inc. - History, Genealogy,
Magazine - Muzzleloader Magazine
Blasts Online - Publication of
& Fire News
Frontier - An extensive list of
pre-1840 history related web links
& Sons Emporium, Ltd. - great resource for edibles/foraged or
Hawk - black hawk region map
of Discovery Notes Online - The
Authoritative Journal of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, featuring
primary source materials for the serious living historian, trekker,
Runaway Descriptions - - dozens
of descriptions and search capabilities
War Campaigner - ways to improve
- Comprehensive information on historic and material culture of tipis.
Pictures, articles, makers, transportation, publications on lodges.
- The Online Home of Reenacting cover all periods from Ancient Rome to
Indian Reenacting - web page for
those interested in woodland indian presentation
Traditional Tanning & Leathercraft
- Use your brains and find over 240 pages of articles, galleries, an
ongoing online forum, sources for tools, books, videos, finished
hides; and more natural hide tanning and leathercraft resources than
you ever thought existed, at Braintan.com.
History Channel - A great cable
channel, that spans different time periods.
Wetzel - Warfare tactics on the
ALRA - Utah Garrison of the
American Longrifle Association
American Frontiersmen - Organization of period survivors who
take part in "living history" from 1750 through 1843. This
site is growing with a lot of reseach information for historians, and
living history enterpretors.
Fort Niagara - Historic fort in
Lead Region Historical Society -
Newly redesigned site with many new features
Old Lead Region Historical Society
- Discussions and information pertaining to the Winnebago War and the
Black Hawk War and the 1820's-1833 Illinois/Michigan Territory
(Wisconsin) Regional History.
page of Third Battalion Pennsylvania, the Augusta Regiment
- History of the Third Battalion Pennsylvania, the Augusta Regiment,
Fort Augusta, and the recreation of the Augusta Regiment
State Muzzleloading Association -
Rocky Mtn College Rendezvous, CSMLA State Shoot, CSMLA State
Cadet Company of Rogers Rangers -
Organization of reenactors who reenact the military life and folkways
of the 18th Century. They present Rogers Ranging School by showing how
Regulars came to be trained in the Ranging Service. There is a lot of
reseach on this site for historians, schools, and living history
King's Own Patriots - A RevWar
living history group that portrays Southern backwoods militia.
Pitt 60th - Fort Pitt 60th Royal
American Regiment and 42 Royal Highlander Regiment out of Pittsburgh
Pitt 60th Royal American Regiment
- 60th Royal American Re-enacting group out of Pttsburgh PA
Texas Company of Rogers' Rangers-Jaeger Battalion
- Rangers of the French & Indian War. Rangers Lead The Way,
River Black Powder Club - A
family oriented club offering monthly shoots and frolics in June and
of the little muskegon - a group
of trekkers and longhunters
Regt. of Foot, Light Infantry Company
- A progressive Seven Years War unit in the midwest protraying a Light
Infantry Company ca. 1759.
Jersey Frontier Guard - New
Jersey in the French and Indian War
and Pirates of the Hudson - New
York organization based on Batteauxs, The Hudson River &
reenacting seafarers from 1710 to 1786
Cultural Society - The
Southeastern Cultural Society (SCS) is a group of living historians
and reenactors who portray the native peoples of the Southeastern
United States during the historic period.
Bray's Company of Rogers' Rangers
- This is a Ranger Company based in western New York State (Rochester)
Page of The Augusta Regiment -
History of the original 3rd Batallion Pennsylvania, The Augusta
Regiment in 1756, and the Home Page of the re-created Augusta Regiment
Woodland Confederacy - A woodland
indian reenactment group
Regiment 1754-1762 - General
history and recreated unit of the Va. Regt. from the French and Indian
Company of Snowshoemen - New
England Frontier Soldiers of the 18th Century
Pennsylvania Company of Rogers' Rangers - Jaegers' Battalion
- Home site of the PA Company of Jaeger's Bn, a F&I War Recreated
historical education center -
john baer teaches native culture at your facility or at this privately
owned "hands on" museum
Frontiersmen - commited to
preserving the skills of our first settlers, pioneers and mountain men
and host of the Alafia River Rendezvous.
Kansas Chapter of the Coalition Of Historical Trekkers
- Trekking in Kansas, State Quarterly Newsletter, Message Board, and
Rangers - Web site for Jagers
Battalion of Rogers Rangers
Osage - Historic Fort Osage in
Longrifle Association - Devoted
to the building, shooting and collecting of traditional longrifles
Georgia Refugees - A Rural Rev.
War Milita, Campaign Style Group
Lifeguard - An 1812' Campaign
North Carolina Chapter of the Coalition of Historical Trekkers
- North Carolina Chapter of the Coalition of Historical Trekkers
Overmountain Victory Trail Association
- A group dedicated to the remembrance of the patriots who so bravely
gave thier lives at the Battle of Kings Mountain October 7th, 1780.
Georgia Chapter of the Coalition of Historical Trekkers -
Our State Chapter's homepage & message board.
Oak Society Fur Post and Rendezvous
of Historical Trekkers
Muzzleloading Rifle Association