These links where passed on to me by our friend Dr. Scott Stephenson at the MoAR. I thought some of you would find them interesting. Check out the part in the first article about the sword found in a Confederate camp outside of Richmond. https://americansocietyofarmscollectors.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2008-B98-Rethinking-the-Potter-The-Truth-Behind-t.pdf and https://americanrevolutioninstitute.pastperfectonline.com/webobject/303ABE4E-11E4-46A1-AE4E-273979915821
Board member Kurt Hollar has obtained 3 more prizes for out Membership Raffle this year. They are, A $50 gift certificate from Mike Davidson & The Hussar http://www.thehussar.com/?fbclid=IwAR2Y-f06AQksE0oK9QafmRT5haCtpG0g70Z6auyoWBJEitYZiUH95X9dGtc Two separate prizes from CGS Military Figures -1/6 Imperial Guard Grenadier bust and a £45 gift certificate. https://www.cgsmilitaryfigures.co.uk/ Get your renewals or new memberships in ASAP. We … More More Prizes Added.
The APG Board of Directors has just approved funding for the purchase of a rare, American made , Dragoon Sword from the American Revolution. The owner of the sword, currently on loan to the museum, has decided to sell this superb piece and has offered the museum first refusals. When I found out about this, … More APG Funds the Purchase of Rare American War of Independence Sword
We’ve started to accumulate a few raffle prizes for this years Membership Raffle. They are so far; John Jefferies – $50 gift certificate for bases at Birchtree Ent Courtesy of John Jefferies Mitches Military Models – £60 gift certificate Courtesy of Mitches Models https://www.mitchesmilitarymodels.co.uk/ Marshal Poniatowski bust from Mitches – donated by Kurt Hollar The … More A Few of This Years Raffle Prizes
Congratulations to Keven Townsend for being awarded the APG’s Best American War of Independence Award at the Long Island Show 2 weeks ago. Well done Keven.
I just got this from the museum. Its a new link to make reservations for the hotel next June. If you’ve already made a reservation you may want to check to make sure its still there. Cheers, Mike https://nam02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.marriott.com%2Fevents%2Fstart.mi%3Fid%3D1636404927922%26key%3DGRP&data=04%7C01%7Ccmalatesta%40amrevmuseum.org%7C4271ac8b7a9a4835fbd208d9a2fc3294%7C9fc9a77307534d13adccfdfd90d4a4f0%7C1%7C0%7C637720026395684704%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C1000&sdata=b5LAHBileyKMcHYELDWnY8c8EN%2Bac8BPOEsQcNfGp1Q%3D&reserved=0
The National Capital Model Soldier Society will be holding a show in Springfield, Virginia this Sat Sept 25th, For more info go to http://www.ncmssclub.org/annual-show. The APG will have several tables there selling items from our store as well as some very nice painted figures. Hope to see you there.
There is a block of rooms on reserve at the Philadelphia Marriott Old City for the show. Go to the website and reserve a room. At the checkout section, they put in this code in the discount block: 2OQ. This will link to the hotel block and also reflect the discount rate ($189 per night before tax). … More Hotel Info for the Museum of the American Revolution Exhibit
I’m starting to get quite a few questions about the exhibit next year. I will soon be starting a page on our site with more detailed info as it becomes available, but for now, here’s what I have so far. Hotel Accommodations The museum has brokered a deal with the Philadelphia Marriott Old City https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/phlmo-philadelphia-marriott-old-city/ … More MoAR Exhibit
Last January I was approached by our friend Dr. R. Scott Stephenson, President and Chief Executive Officer at The Museum of the American Revolution (MoAR) to discuss the APG’s possible involvement at the MoAR. As some of you may remember Scott arranged a small tour for us years ago at the Museums storage facility and … More Artist Preservation Group to Sponsor Exhibit at the Museum of the American Revolution.