• The Battle of Townsend's Plantation Civil War Festival

    8 monthes ago - By Analog Artist Digital World

    A re-enactment of Townsend's Plantation Civil War Battle was waged at Renningers Mount Dora Flea Market and Antique Center. The festival featured live Civil War Re-enactments, living history exhibits, folk music, weaponry demonstrations, authentic camps and Sutlers, full scale artillery, cavalry and soldiers in time-period uniforms and weaponry, a Civil War era Dress Ball, and more.
    I stopped at the Medical Department wagon and tent to sketch the basket of severed limbs and the exhausted doctor who was happy to offer insights into the medical tools of the trade back in the 1860s. The rest...
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