Chris Osinski

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Name: Chris Osinski
Date registered: August 5, 2013

Latest posts

  1. March 11-12 workshop announcement — February 6, 2017
  2. VHA/BVMA meeting announcement — January 31, 2017
  3. BVMA delegates meeting (reminder Saturday Jan 14 ) — January 9, 2017
  4. Thomas Diamond 1770 store inventory, Jelles Fonda store ledger — October 22, 2016
  5. New research resources becoming available to the BVMA membership, — October 22, 2016

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Feb 06

March 11-12 workshop announcement

Due to circumstances beyond her control, Jenna will not be available to teach the march stays/jumps workshop scheduled for March 11-12,2017 Bernadette Weaver and I will be leading the workshop. as a result; 1) price reduction. Since we won’t charge for our time, It will be around $50.00 for materials only, If you still wish …

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Jan 31

VHA/BVMA meeting announcement

In addition to the silent auction, members of the VHA/BVMA may set out new or gently used items to sell or trade. items should be appropriate to the 1740-1820 time period. The fee for this is a quality item for the silent auction. The silent auction proceeds will benefit the Education fund. Thanks in advance …

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Status update

bvma bylaws for 1 14 17 meeting (1)

Reminder of this MOST IMPORTANT delegates meeting. The date is January 14, 2017 10:00am at The Burke Tavern 200 South William St. Johnstown, NY

Please review the Proposed bylaw changes. This will be the first order of Business and will determine the future of the organization!

Oct 22

Thomas Diamond 1770 store inventory, Jelles Fonda store ledger

I have added the scans above to the media library section. I have more to be transcribed if anyone has time. Chris Osinski

Oct 22

New research resources becoming available to the BVMA membership,

FROM PAUL SUPLEY For some years now, many of us in the BVMA and Mohawk/Schoharie Valley Historic Sites have conjectured on the clothing worn by the Palatine Germans in the 1760’s to early 1770’s. Seeing as they were in the valleys by the early 1700’s, we thought that their clothing would be be as up …

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Sep 21

Ft Klock participants schedule

INTERRUPTED HARVEST- FORT KLOCK HISTORIC RESTORATIO-N BVMA 2016 Participant Schedule: (subject to change) Friday Sept 30 *12:00 noon Registration opens -Dutch barn 6:00pm – done –Dinner – at the Ft Klock kitchen area (bring your mess gear) 8:00pm officer’s call – Fort Kitchen 10:30pm- 630am QUIET HOURS Saturday Oct. 1 830am-930am onsite non-public war games-Klock …

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Sep 06

Henry Cooke frock coat workshop

Henry Cooke has agreed to do a workshop on the weekend of November 5-6, 2016. We are seeking a venue and need to have a firm headcount to decide how much space we require. please respond as soon as possible. Thankyou Chris Osinski

Sep 06

2016 All up Valley event at Ft Klock

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ENCAMPMENT! OCTOBER 1 & 2, 2016 INTERRUPTED HARVEST, 1781 RAIDS IN THE MOHAWK VALLEY brought to you by FORT KLOCK HISTORIC RESTORATION & BURNING OF THE VALLEYS MILITARY ASSOCIATION 10:OOAM-4:00PM both days Friday night dinner will be provided. An accurate headcount is required for this. SATURDAY (****Both days a private tactical will be …

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Dec 10

2016 educational opportunities

Hello all , now that the slow season is almost upon us, I have some ideas for projects to benefit our interpretive programs. we will have a few opportunities in 2016 to provide some “hands on” interpretive programs for kids. Everyone is encouraged to create a demonstration involoving 18th century life skills, culture etc. The …

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Sep 15

Stone Fort Days schedule for participants

Stone Fort Days 2015 tentative schedule (internal) As of 8/21/2015 Schedule of Events Friday, October 2 Sutlers arrive 12:00 Arrivals are welcomed from 3:00 – 10:00 p.m. on Friday. Friday arrivals will be treated to Hunter’s Stew. NOTE: To ensure there is sufficient food, you must indicate on the return form that you will be …

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