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8:30 am on Tuesday June 21, 2011

Local filmmakers' quest to film a documentary on Civil War re-enactors in Ireland

I’m not a re-enactor. I’m not even friends with any re-enactors.  But when my friend, Charleston filmmaker Gretchen Dzedzay, became embedded with Civil War re-enactors for 5 days, we learned a lot, fast. During the 150th Anniversary of the start of...
7:00 am on Thursday February 17, 2011

Commemoration event for H.L. Hunley's 147th anniversary

Image by Flickr user Laser BurnersRe-enactors and veterans of the submarine service are commemorating the Confederate submarine H.L. Hunley and its attack on a Union blockade ship. Today marks the 147th anniversary of the Hunley's attack on the...
9:47 am on Sunday December 26, 2010

The tricks to being a true Civil War period re-enactor

Image by Flickr user bowena While one can pick up a Civil War period outfit at many stores, a committed re-enactor often takes it to the next level, and then some. The Post and Courier has a nice insight into the local community as we enter the ...
5:34 am on Friday July 3, 2009

Celebrate the Fourth old school style at Middle Place

Image by Flickr user StevenM_61Image by 20090702-soldiers.jpg On Saturday, July 4th and Sunday, July 5th Middleton Place will be celebrating Independence Day old school style. Get the low down on Charleston's 4th of July events.Re-enactors will be...