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by nrobertb
Wed May 13, 2020 10:46 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Spurs and the Great West
Replies: 1606
Views: 384164
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Comanche was a mixed-breed horse who survived General George Armstrong Custer's detachment of the United States 7th Cavalry at the Battle of the Little Bighorn (June 25, 1876). The horse was bought by the U.S. Army in 1868 in St. Louis, Missouri and sent to Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. His ancestry and...
by nrobertb
Tue May 12, 2020 10:59 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Spurs and the Great West
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Views: 384164
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Great western character actors: Warren Stevens (not related to Mark Stevens) Warren Stevens was born in Pennsylvania and joined the Navy at age 17. His interest in acting was piqued while he was attending Annapolis, and this resulted in 12 weeks of summer stock in Virginia. His friends, Gregory Peck...
by nrobertb
Mon May 11, 2020 9:16 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Spurs and the Great West
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Views: 384164
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Great western character actors: Mark Stevens, a second-tier star during the 1940s and 1950s, was born Richard William Stevens in Cleveland, OH, in 1916 Of Scottish and English heritage, the freckle-faced boy with the reddish hair had a father who was an American flyer. His parents divorced while he ...
by nrobertb
Sun May 10, 2020 11:54 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Spurs and the Great West
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Views: 384164
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A late 1800'S Mexican parade saddle from the Bullock,Texas State History Museum.
by nrobertb
Sun May 10, 2020 11:07 am
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Spurs and the Great West
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Views: 384164
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The Vedder River, called the Chilliwack River above Vedder Crossing, is a river in the Canadian province of British Columbia and the U.S. state of Washington. The name Chilliwack comes from the Halkomelem word Tcil'Qe'uk, meaning "valley of many streams". Originating as the Chilliwack River in Washi...
by nrobertb
Sat May 09, 2020 6:50 pm
Forum: British Empire and Commonwealth
Topic: Ishapore Enfield 2A1
Replies: 2
Views: 252
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Ishapore Enfield 2A1

I may have shown this rifle on the old forum. It is a 1967 Ishapore Enfield. I fire only handloads in it. My best load is a .308 150 grain boat tail bullet over 3031 powder.
by nrobertb
Sat May 09, 2020 10:37 am
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Spurs and the Great West
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Views: 384164
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Forgotten western movies: Arizona (1940) During the 1860s Tucson, a pioneer woman struggles to succeed in the freight and cattle business while at risk at the hands of corrupt and violent local businessmen and rampaging Indians. Jean Arthur as Phoebe Titus William Holden as Peter Muncie Warren Willi...
by nrobertb
Fri May 08, 2020 7:40 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Spurs and the Great West
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Views: 384164
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"Iron clad" hubs and "outer bearing" axles characterize a Winona wagon. Located on the upper Mississippi River, the Winona (Minn.) Wagon Company was ideally located for shipping and receiving materials as well as acquiring quality timber. By the time it was established in 1879, Winona had plenty of ...
by nrobertb
Thu May 07, 2020 8:30 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Spurs and the Great West
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Views: 384164
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Here is a Bowie with giraffe bone handle by Dawson Knives of Arizona.
by nrobertb
Wed May 06, 2020 11:17 pm
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Topic: Spurs and the Great West
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Views: 384164
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Rose Bascom also known as Texas Rose Bascom (January 25, 1922–September 23, 1993) is a 1981 National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame trick rider inductee. Rose Bascom was born Ethel Rose Flynt on January 25, 1922, near Mount Olive, Mississippi. Bascom was of Cherokee-Choctaw Indian descent. She also...
by nrobertb
Wed May 06, 2020 2:50 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Spurs and the Great West
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Views: 384164
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Here's a stirrup totally encased in leather, with two layers at the bottom. The owner wasn't taking any chances on it wearing out.
by nrobertb
Tue May 05, 2020 1:54 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Spurs and the Great West
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Views: 384164
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Great western character actors: Robert Strauss (November 8, 1913 – February 20, 1975) began his career as a classical actor. Comedy became his speciality, and he was known best as Stalag 17's Stanislas "Animal" Kuzawa, a role he created in the original 1951 Broadway production and reprised in the 19...
by nrobertb
Mon May 04, 2020 9:30 am
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Spurs and the Great West
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Views: 384164
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Bannock Pass is a high mountain pass in the Beaverhead Mountains, part of the Bitterroot Range in the Rocky Mountains. The pass lies on the Montana-Idaho border on the Continental Divide, at an elevation of 7,684 feet above sea level. The pass is crossed by a road (Idaho State Highway 29 and Montana...
by nrobertb
Sun May 03, 2020 6:25 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Spurs and the Great West
Replies: 1606
Views: 384164
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The Grande Ronde River is a tributary of the Snake River, 182 miles long, in northeastern Oregon and southeastern Washington in the United States. It drains an area southeast of the Blue Mountains and northwest of the Wallowa Mountains, on the Columbia Plateau. It flows through the agricultural Gran...
by nrobertb
Sat May 02, 2020 1:55 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Spurs and the Great West
Replies: 1606
Views: 384164
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Mike Daggett, original Shoshoni name Ondongarte (died February 25, 1911), was a Shoshone man who is best known for his involvement in the Battle of Kelley Creek, during which he was killed with several members of his family. Daggett was also known by many other names, including "Shoshone Mike,"(only...

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