Associations, Living History Sites
Living History Organizations:
Association of Buckskinners * 4701 Marion Street * Livestock
Exchange Building, Suite 324 * Denver, Colorado 81301 * (303)
297-9671 * Publication: Territorial Dispatch
Muzzleloading Rifle Association * PO Box 67 * Friendship,
Indiana 47021 * Publication: Muzzle Blasts
Mountain Man Association * Dan'l
Historical Trekkers * P.O. Box 4038 * Pueblo CO 81003 *
Publication: On the Trail
Living History Historical Sites:
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.
National Historic Site * PO Box 129, 23433 Mavis Ave., Fort
Langley, BC, Canada * (604) 888-2822 * Original Fur Trade Era
building c. 1840.
National Historic Site, NPS * Fort Laramie, WY 82212 *
(307)837-2221 * Fort Laramie was originally established as Fort
William, by William Sublette, in 1834.
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.
Uncompahgre-A 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.
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 trading.
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.
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.
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 Jesuit priests.
The Trail Magazine -
The leading publication for Historical Trekking and Living
History. Brought to you by the same people who run this
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
of the Fur Trade Quarterly
- Publication of the museum: Dedicated to the preservation,
exhibition, and interpretation of the North American fur
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,
Magazine - Muzzleloader
Blasts Online -
Publication of the NMLRA
& Fire News
Frontier - An extensive
list of pre-1840 history related web links
& Sons Emporium, Ltd. - great resource for
edibles/foraged or cultivated.
Hawk - black hawk
of Discovery Notes Online
- The Authoritative Journal of the Lewis and Clark
Expedition, featuring primary source materials for the
serious living historian, trekker, and researcher.
Runaway Descriptions -
- dozens of descriptions and search capabilities
War Campaigner - ways
to improve your impression
- 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 Vietnam
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 leather craft resources than you ever thought existed,
History Channel - A
great cable channel, that spans different time periods.
Wetzel - Warfare
tactics on the frontier.
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 research
information for historians, and living history interpreters.
Fort Niagara - Historic
fort in Youngstown, NY
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
State Muzzleloading Association
- Rocky Mtn College Rendezvous, CSMLA State Shoot, CSMLA
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 research on this site
for historians, schools, and living history interpreters.
King's Own Patriots - A
RevWar living history group that portrays Southern backwoods
Pitt 60th - Fort Pitt
60th Royal American Regiment and 42 Royal Highlander
Regiment out of Pittsburgh PA
Pitt 60th Royal American Regiment
- 60th Royal American Re-enacting group out of Pittsburgh PA
Texas Company of Rogers' Rangers-Jaeger Battalion
- Rangers of the French & Indian War. Rangers Lead The
River Black Powder Club
- A family oriented club offering monthly shoots and frolics
in June and October
of the little muskegon
- a group of trekkers and long hunters
Regt. of Foot, Light Infantry Company
- A progressive Seven Years War unit in the Midwest portraying
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 Bateaux's, 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
Page of The Augusta Regiment
- History of the original 3rd Battalion 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 War
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 Ranger Unit
historical education center
- john baer teaches native culture at your facility or at
this privately owned "hands on" museum
Frontiersmen - committed
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 Guest book
Rangers - Web site for
Jagers Battalion of Rogers Rangers
Osage - Historic Fort
Osage in Sibley Missouri
Longrifle Association -
Devoted to the building, shooting and collecting of
traditional long rifles
Georgia Refugees - A
Rural Rev. War Militia, Campaign Style Group
Lifeguard - An 1812'
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 their 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
Associations, Living History Sites