American Carriage Works - Harnesses and Pinstriping Decals
We are a Nashville family founded and operated company now in our 43rd year handcrafting horse carriages, buggies, sleighs, cinderella coach, carts, stagecoaches, horse drawn wagons and more.
Stagecoach,Wagons,Carriage & Sled Video Playlist
Bringing you everything uses in the old days that was horse drawn pulled. Some very nice ones that were returned to natural state and some just the way they ...
A Glossary Of Harness Parts & Related Terms | EHI Virtual Museum
From the apron and backstrap to the noseband every component of the harness has an important function.Knowing what every part does is important.
Harvest festival to have added attraction
"O-ho the Wells Fargo wagon is a-comin' down the street ... " - Meredith Wilson, "The Music Man" ANSONIA - Cultural Commission Chairwoman Judy Nicolari has announced that Wells Fargo Bank, 211 Main St., will have a Wells Fargo stagecoach on display Saturday at the Ansonia Harvest Festival. The ninth annual event runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Main Street. Rain date is Oct. 13. As it says in the diagram above, "the driver handled the reins of a team of four or six horses. The Wells Fargo…
Covered Wagon for Grandpa Dave
Grandpa Dave wanted me to make this Covered Wagon. Grandma is going to make the cover and Grandpa is going to carve a couple of Oxen to pull it. The Wagon itself is 14" long, 8" wide, and stands 18" to the top of the bows. It is all made of Maple ...
The Oregon Trail Was Filled with Hardship and Surprises, these 16 Facts Prove It
11. Organization of the Wagon Was Crucial For Daily Loading and Unloading The wagon was carefully organized because everything the family had and could take with them had to fit. All of the people and belongings were also arranged in a certain way because they would have to be unloaded every night and reloaded the […]
Pioneer Crafts for Kirsten - Week 2
This week we feature Kirsten with fun pioneer craft projects. Here are a few ideas to get you started. Pinterest Personal scan School Reward Merits How to Do Loop Braids Personal scan Personal image HTM Kirsten's Bed Download Kirsten's Dress Patterns DIY Kirsten's Pottery Set Tour Kirsten's House Our Library Event
Romancing The West with Jacquie Rogers
The Plains Indians by Ginger Simpson While reading historical literature about my favorite topic, American Indians, I was amazed to learn how many Plains tribes existed. The "Plains," as defined in the 19th century, included land ranging from northern Alberta, Canada into Texas in the south, cutting swaths through North and South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas and Oklahoma. The names of those tribes are, but not limited to: Sarcee, Plains Cree, Blackfoot, Ojibwa, Assiniboin, Gros Ventre, Hidatsa…