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U.S. Civil War Reenactment

Clip#:
Audio:
Location:
311300_1_1
No
United States
Year Shot:
Video:
Timecode:
1950  (Estimated Year)
Color
02:20:33 - 02:34:25
Tape Master:
Original Film:
HD:
109
CS-16-499
N/A
Master 109 - Tape 2 Reenactors In Mock Battle. Historical reenactment of the U.S. Civil War. Note that the accurate Union soldier's uniform include kepi cap & dark blue wool uniform, while the equally accurate Confederate uniforms include slouch hats and a wide array of uniforms.

U.S. Civil War Reenactment

Clip#:
Audio:
Location:
311300_1_2
No
United States
Year Shot:
Video:
Timecode:
1950  (Estimated Year)
Color
02:20:33 - 02:22:38
Tape Master:
Original Film:
HD:
109
CS-16-499
N/A
Over the shoulder MS Union infantryman loading & firing musket from behind log, shooting & killing charging Confederate rebel. MS Union soldier crouched behind log, turning & shooting a Confederate rebel soldiers charging from behind him. LS eleven or so Confederate soldiers (battle line) emerging from trees, firing rifles while charging through barren field; very fake artillery fire explodes all around them, wafts of smoke rising, some soldiers falling; surviving soldiers rush by camera; smoke clears form battlefield, one "dead soldier" moving his hands. TLS Union position, several Yankees behind breastworks, U.S. flag (American flag) flying in FG. LSs rebels soldiers charging through field, from woods, stopping to fire guns at Yankees, reloading, resuming forward charge; some shots with fake artillery explosions. MSs Union soldiers standing in field, attending to muskets. Nice MS Rebel charging Yankee, Yankee knocking Reb down with rifle butt, then sticking (stabbing) him with bayonet. MS overly dramatic death of Yankee standing behind log, a fake artillery shell landing beside him in a cloud of smoke (hit by shell). TLS Rebels running through woods, one being hit by fire, an artillery explosion behind him seconds later. Panning LS field lined by trees; nice ground explosion (puff of smoke, grass being shuttled upward).

U.S. Civil War Reenactment

Clip#:
Audio:
Location:
311300_1_3
No
United States
Year Shot:
Video:
Timecode:
1950  (Estimated Year)
Color
02:22:38 - 02:26:36
Tape Master:
Original Film:
HD:
109
CS-16-499
N/A
TLS eight Confederate soldiers firing from tree line, reloading, firing again. MSs rebels loading muskets, firing, reloading. Panning TLS Rebels retreating into woods. TLS/LSs Rebels charging from woods, firing rifles, running into woods; some shots with artillery explosions.

U.S. Civil War Reenactment

Clip#:
Audio:
Location:
311300_1_4
No
United States
Year Shot:
Video:
Timecode:
1950  (Estimated Year)
Color
02:26:36 - 02:28:24
Tape Master:
Original Film:
HD:
109
CS-16-499
N/A
LS Union soldiers charging across open field, running toward camera. TLS Confederate soldiers wearing slouch hats, grey shirts and blue wool jeans firing rifles from skirmish line. MS Union artillery unit loading cannon. MS Yankee running from woods getting shot in the back, falling down. MS Rebel soldier holding bloody exploding face after being hit (squib pack held on cheek-- still rather gross effect; violence of war). TLS Yankee shoots Rebel from behind log. TLS Rebel sniper (sharpshooter) sitting in tree, firing. MS Yankee soldier crouched behind log getting shot in the leg; bloodless wound; other Yankee behind breastwork takes aim & shoots Rebel sniper in tree. TLS sniper falling from tree after being shot. MSs Yankee sneaking up on camera (Rebel), swinging rifle & battering unwary young Rebel. TLS/MSs Rebel creeping through field, shooting Yankee soldier who slumps to the ground, dead. MS three Confederate soldiers running out of woods and firing rifles; third one gets hit in the head, goes down.

U.S. Civil War Reenactment

Clip#:
Audio:
Location:
311300_1_5
No
United States
Year Shot:
Video:
Timecode:
1950  (Estimated Year)
Color
02:28:24 - 02:30:23
Tape Master:
Original Film:
HD:
109
CS-16-499
N/A
TLS Union honor guard standing at attention, one young man holding American flag. MS Yankee with head wound blasting rebel at close range. TLS Confederate platoon marching down road with colors (Stars & Bars, Dixie, Confederate flag). Nice sideview young Johnny Rebel aiming and firing musket form crouched position. MS Yankee soldier firing rifle from behind downed brush near pond. MS/TLSs long Confederate battle line firing rifles, reloading-- note the wide array of uniforms, with little to no uniformity. MS three Yankee soldier firring behind breastwork, then rushing off-screen. Sideview MS Rebel loading muske, firing. TLS four Rebs running from woods, firing guns; two are wounded, fall to ground. MSs Yankees firing. Great head-on TLS Rebels charging toward camera, lead man waving sabre. CUs tired Yankees wiping sweat from brow.

U.S. Civil War Reenactment

Clip#:
Audio:
Location:
311300_1_6
No
United States
Year Shot:
Video:
Timecode:
1950  (Estimated Year)
Color
02:30:23 - 02:34:25
Tape Master:
Original Film:
HD:
109
CS-16-499
N/A
Low angle MS Confederate picket being relieved, new guard taking post. TLS Rebel platoon marching down road (standard gray wool uniforms). CUs Union muskets being cocked. CU old Yankee soldier aiming rifle. CU Yankee offier looking through binoculars (field glasses). MS Union soldiers crouched behind breastwork, affixing bayonets to rifles. MSs Rebel calling out to comrades, sounding alarm. TLSs Confederate soldiers charging through woods, firing weapons, one falling dead. MS Rebel firing musket from crouched position. TLSs Rebel battle line firing from edge of woods. TLS Rebel sentry being relieved of post. MS Rebel soldiers running from woods, firing muskets, running off; one young Reb runs out, falls down from an apparent head wound. CU Union officer peering through binoculars (field glasses); he lowers them, turns to talk with someone off-screen. TLS Union platoon standing at attention, very young color guard holding American flag.