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 Post subject: Re: Buffalo hunters and skinners
PostPosted: Sun Mar 27, 2016 3:03 pm 
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Howdy!

'Stubbin' er, Stubby (he is missing half of his trigger finger), had an eye for the Sharps "infantry musket.," but settled on the "more affordable" M1868 Springfield I taught him how to restore.

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 Post subject: Re: Buffalo hunters and skinners
PostPosted: Sun Mar 27, 2016 9:34 pm 
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I need to figure out pictures, I may have said before, I have an original 59, paper cartridge converted to cartridge in 50/70 carbine. in the 3000 s#


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 Post subject: Re: Buffalo hunters and skinners
PostPosted: Sun Mar 27, 2016 10:28 pm 
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Greg ............send me some photos and I'll post them for you.

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 Post subject: Re: Buffalo hunters and skinners
PostPosted: Sun Mar 27, 2016 11:19 pm 
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W O W !!!....super neat Greg.

I had forgotten all about my 59 repo......hmmmmm....may have to do a hunter on that one.


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 Post subject: Re: Buffalo hunters and skinners
PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 11:32 pm 
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Scary Creek Wilson wrote:
Is anyone doing a buffalo hunter or skinner persona that would care to share their pics or info/research on the rifles/calibers.......accoutrements...knives ...dress...etc ?? Thanx in advance.

Creek


Yes, I do. What are you looking for. i have photos of mysef and historic images as well as documents from years of research.

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 Post subject: Re: Buffalo hunters and skinners
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Howdy!

Several of us would be glad to help if we are not necro-posting. ;) :)

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 Post subject: Re: Buffalo hunters and skinners
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THanx Hank Bob.....any and all pics appreciated.......figger the more I'm exposed to, the more I can get some ideas.
Appreciate the offer.

Thanx for the piggers Mick


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