EARL KATHAN, GUNSMITH
GUN REPAIR FOR GOOD OLD GUNS

Online magazine & directory for black powder enthusiasts

Quarterly publication covering early colonial life

Informative for everything Fur Trade

Quarterlly publication for the pirate historian

Large supplier of gun building parts, reenacting supplies, books, black powder shooting accessories, and more. 
PUBLICATIONS, ASSOCIATIONS & INFORMATIVE PAGES
The Pine Tree Shilling
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No Quarter Given

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On this page you will find various links to thing like black powder shooting, publications on period war reenacting, pirate reenacting, sutlers, retailer, suppliers and more.  If you know of a site that you think would be beneficial to our viewers please feel free to email the URL and we will take a look.

Black Powder

Black Powder 411

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Museum of the Fur Trade

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American Artillery Association 

Informative page on safe shooting of original and reproduction artillery

SUTLERS & SUPPLIERS

Battery Hill Flag Company 

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Family owned company providing flags of the Colonial, Civil War and current.

Black Powder Cartridge 

Info on black powder shotgun cartridges

Other Stuff

Free On-Line Firearms Forum 

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Free forum covering Firearms, Guns & Weapons community discussion forums.  Galleries, reviews, articles, links and more.

Goex Black Powder 

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Manufacturer of quality black powder

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Muzzle Loading Forum

National Muzzle Loading Rifle Association

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Preserving heritage in the sport of muzzle loading through numerous venues.

National Rendevous and Living History Assoc.

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Promoting and educating about early American history

North - South Skirmish Assoc.

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Civil War competetive shooting of firearms and artillery.  Preservation of battlefields, artifacts and education of the period.

Schuetzen / Swiss Black Powder 

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Importers of Schuetzen, WANO, and Swiss black powder

Single Action Shooting Society

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Home of cowboy action shooting

Track of the Wolf 

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Rydon Corporation

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RMC muzzle loading and Ox-Yoke Originals

Leather Unlimited

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Wholesale leather supplier

Junior Shooters .Net

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Dedicated to junior shooters of all disciplines

GROUPS

Brigade of the North American Revolution

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Non-profit living history association dedicated to re-creating the life and times of the common soldier of the American War for Independence.  1775 - 1783

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Valhallas Pirates

Gentlemen of Furtune

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A very informative page on the Golden Age of Piracy

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The birch bark basket to the right is made by my wife, Kathy.  If you are a reenactor of the Eastern Woodland Indians and are looking for something special, let her know.  She makes beautiful makaks like this one, as well as quivers, creels, kwats, bowls, spoons & ladles.

Spirit of the Old West

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MMAN

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Boxborough District Minute Men Company

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80 + members strong and growing.  This group participates in many educational revolutionary war reenactments, charitable, and local ceremonial events.  This is a very active group worth checking out.

The Gun Engraver

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Just what it says... Gun Engraving

Providence Tool Company

PTC was a manufacturer in the Mid 19th Century, making Springfield 1861 rifle muskets for the US Goverment and later the side hammer Peabody rifles.  Providence Tool Company is back in business!

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Ye Pirate Brotherhood

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Historical Entertainment for all occasions

The Moody Crewe

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Pirates for hire portraying the crew of Christopher Moody, pirate of the southeast coast of NC during the 1700's

SPG Inc.

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Black powder reloading and shooting supplies.  Also home of the Black Powder Cartridge News Magazine & Archives.

Dell's Leather Works

Makers of belts, holsters, knapsacks, haversacks, pouches, notebooks, wallets, slings, suspenders, etc.

Black Powder SPG

Home of the Black Powder Cartridge News Magazine and Archives.  Also black powder reloading and shooting supplies.

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Quartermaster Shop

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Known for quality historical mens military uniforms and civilian clothing reproductions - Since 1975

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