Explore Long Rifle, Mountain Man and more!

Scots-Irish in the backcountry:  "This rapid transformation in appearance quickly set them apart from the wigs and buckles and frilly shirts of New England.  Almost immediately the frontier revitalized the hunter-warrior encoding in their bloodline...In a belt around their waist, they wore...a tomahawk and a scalping knife for hunting & self-defense...Skill with a rifle & knife were essential to survival, & a good marksman had great status in his community."  ("The Other Irish" p32, by…

Scots-Irish in the backcountry: "This rapid transformation in appearance quickly…

Metis Vaoyageur Canada wearing Hudson Bay Blankets Capote jacket winter hunting

Metis Vaoyageur Canada wearing Hudson Bay Blankets Capote jacket winter hunting

Pinterest
Search