Our Favorite Links


Like-minded reenacting friends

The Old Northwest Volunteers
roup with members from different units from all over, attending authentic events in the midwest and beyond.

Ol' Sipley Mess
Fellow ONV pards

Western Independent Grays
The WIGs are dedicated to portraying troops that fought in the western theater of the war.


Excellent information resources

The Authentic Campaigner
A forum for more authentic reenactors.

The Wisconsin Veterans Museum
An amazing resource, right in our backyard. They also have a gift shop that at times carries excellent dipped timware and highly authentic reproduction blankets.

The Kenosha Civil War Museum
Another excellent spot close by.  Many members participated in the filming of the 360 degree presentation, "Seeing the Elephant".

Places we've been 

Manassas National Battlefield Park

Battle of Athens Historic Site

Perryville Battlefield

Antietam National Battlefield

Stones River National Battlefield

Fredricksburg Battlefield

Gettysburg National Military Park

Vicksburg National Military Park

Chickamauga and Chattaooga National Military Park

Wilderness Battlefield 

Pickett's Mill Battlefield

The Carter House (Franklin Battlefield)

Sailor's Creek Battlefield

Historic Fort Snelling

Historic Fort Wayne