A Gallery of 17th century troops

Pictures of the Troops

The Pirate Feast, February, 2005 . Adelphi Mill, Maryland

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Kass and \”Ali Baba\”
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The Procuress and one of her \”wares\”, Lusty Liz!

Siege of Stralsund, November, 2003 . Ft. Mifflin, near Philadelphia, PA

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The aftermath of Bob\’s tussle with a poodle
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Mara and me Bob plays ensign for the Scots

Landing Day, 5 April, 2003 . Commemorating the 365th anniversary of the landing of the first ship at New Sweden Colony (near Wilmington, Delaware) in 1638

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Governor Johan Printz, his daughter, Armegott (Kass) and his secretary, George Ambrose await the Swedish delegation
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George shakes the hand of Barry Andersson, Lord Mayor of Stockholm. Governor Printz and Armegott are presented to Jan Eliasson, the Swedish Ambassador to the US and his wife.
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Governor Printz inspects the Garrison of Fort Christina The Garrison awaits orders. Bob is the drummer. Mike is ensign.
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The Garrison moves out. Mike Tartaglio troops the colours.
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The Garrison returns. \”Black Anthony\” Swart(Gustavus Fletcher), a free African who was among the first settlers in New Sweden, is in the foreground. Bob plays the dismissal sound.

The Midsummer Dance, 7 June 2003 . Just because…

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Ready for the dance
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Robert and Kass pose for the Dutch Master Kass and Janet do likewise

The Army of Gustavus II Adolphus

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The Army of Gustavus II Adolphus awaits their turn at St. Mary\’s Grand Muster 2000. The Army on the march
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Our camp, featuring (r to l) Robert, Joseph, and Kapten Norberg Robert takes up arms!
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The Army and campfollowers at Marching Through Time, April 2001.
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Company Clerk Robert takes down the Kapten\’s words during court as Lieutenant Offen looks on. Mara in her Market Girl impression at St. Mary\’s 2000
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Robert relaxes Bob and I pose for the \”Dutch Master in a box\”
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The bronze cannon fires Pardon? A cannon just went off in my ear
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ka… …BOOM
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The Kapten speaks to the crowd at MTT 2001 The musketeers fire!
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Kent, Vicki, Joe and the Kapten marvel at the cuteness of Nathaniel Gustavus, the Kapten\’s heir

© 2003 Kass McGann. All Rights Reserved. The Author of this work retains full copyright for this material. Permission is granted to make and distribute verbatim copies of this document for non-commercial private research or educational purposes provided the copyright notice and this permission notice are preserved on all copies.

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