The Early Modern Commons

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National Firearms Agreement Australia 2017. Personal protection is not a genuine reason for using a firearm!!!

26 March 2017

Personal protection is not a genuine reason for using a firearm. NATIONAL FIREARMS AGREEMENT Council of Australian Governments An agreement between n the Commonwealth of Australia...

Program to spotlight 17th-century indigenous women. America.

24 March 2017

The Adoption of Mary Jemison By Robert Griffing. The Capt. John Joslin Jr. Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution is sponsoring a program presented by Gail White Usher...

Identity of 17th Century shipwreck revealed as The Fame.

24 March 2017

Part of the rudder from The Fame. More Information Here: http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-dorset-39353551

Archaeology. Tin Cups & A Wire Bail.

24 March 2017

Some time ago I wrote an article about some tin cup fragments that had been found without handles, and that also a wire bail was found with these same fragments (http://woodsrunnersdiary.blogspot.com.au/2012/03/early-to-mid-18th-century-tin-cups.html)....