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Friday August 14, 2020
Sunday August 16, 2020
Gettysburg Living Hisory
Living Hisory
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Tuesday September 08, 2020
SEP Monthly Meeting
Meeting
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Friday September 11, 2020
Sunday September 13, 2020
Landis Valley Living History
Living History
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Friday September 25, 2020
Sunday September 27, 2020
Ridley Creek Re-enactment
Re-enactment
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Tuesday October 13, 2020
OCT Monthly Meeting
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Civilians

The 71st PVI has an active and enthusiastic group of civilian reenactors. These women, children and a few men enjoy activities that authentically re-create aspects of our ancestors’ lives; cooking period foods, sewing “correct” garments, and writing letters to soldiers become part of our citizens’ daily lives in camp.

Civilians meet regularity to plan activities, exchange ideas and share information. Our Civilian Coordinator will assist newcomers in gathering specific items for an accurate, authentic impression. We have many items that may be borrowed to get a new citizen started. We will provide a wealth of information as a basis for a period correct portrayal of a civilian of the 1860’s.

Our goal is to avoid a “costumed” look; creating instead a living representation of a citizen of the time.