Flash From the Past

Here’s an article that was printed in “The Bugle” the Wisconsin Veterans Museum Foundation newsletter, courtesy of founding member Kreston Peckham The date is 2006 and it brings us back to one of our earliest projects. Part of that project, although not mentioned, was funding the resortation and preservation of the bullet holed slouch of … More Flash From the Past

In Memoriam: Dr. David Yahnke, 1940-2017

The APG notes with sadness the passing of Dr. David Yahnke, friend, patron, and supporter, on October 16, 2017, in Farmington MO.  An Eagle Scout and Vietnam Veteran, Dr. Yahnke was an exemplary physician, scratch golfer, community leader, and patron of the arts.  He carried a life-long interest in military history into military miniatures, of … More In Memoriam: Dr. David Yahnke, 1940-2017

Why Can’t We Play Fetch, Maestro? Part 3

This is the 3rd and final part of Matt Springer’s series. Enjoy!-Editor After some delay, I’m pleased to share this next and final article on my vignette detailing the Artist, William-Adolph Bouguereau painting the Nymphs and Satyr in his Paris studio. In this installment, I will discuss the method I used to make the miniature … More Why Can’t We Play Fetch, Maestro? Part 3

New Information on the Hunley

This has been all over Facebook but for those not so inclined I thought I would post it here. It’s a good read. I wonder if it will be the final analysis. http://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/one-scientist-takes-on-mystery-why-civil-war-submarine-sank-180964587/?utm_source=facebook.com&utm_medium=socialmedia