Archive - Apr 2004
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-04-13 19:41
A "pre-industrial iron symposium" will be held October 9-11, 2004 at the Farmer's Museum of Cooperstown, NY with lectures and activities relating to the production of bloomery iron.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2004-04-13 13:12
Have you ever wished you could have gotten a better look at some of the scrolls being awarded in court? Here is your chance! An Award Scroll Display will be featured all day for Midrealm's Coronation!
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-04-12 22:07
Mistress Rhiannon y Bwa chronicled the recent A&S competition at AEthelmearc's Ice Dragon event. Her photos are available online.
Submitted by Catriona on Mon, 2004-04-12 22:06
The Wellcome Library of London, England, has created a digital version of one of its manuscripts, "The Physicians Handbook," an English 15th century medical and astrological compendium.
Submitted by Anonymous on Mon, 2004-04-12 17:09
The Straight Dope: Cecil Adams, longtime writer of the facts & legends column "The Straight Dope," takes a look at whether the Children's Crusade really happened.
Submitted by Karen on Sun, 2004-04-11 22:59
Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star: Yet another article written about the SCA, written at Sudentor's "Defending The Gate" event.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-04-11 14:21
Tarl and Ailsa, from the Kingdom of Calontir, share photos from the recent Gulf Wars XIII on their website.
Submitted by Catriona on Sun, 2004-04-11 09:58
The 14th Century manuscript featuring the exploits of El Cid, the historical Rodrigo D
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-04-10 16:24
Three wooden stakes, long thought to have been the only surviving artifacts from Scotland's Battle of Bannockburn, have recently been dated and proven to be much older than the 13th century battle.
Submitted by Anonymous on Sat, 2004-04-10 16:24
AP: Lynlea Jayo and Josh Traughber, decked out in their $30 duct tape prom wear, are in the running for the annual Duck Brand scholarship prize.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-04-10 04:07
WNET: A collaboration between a group of Benedictine monks at St. John's University in Minnesota and scribal experts from Wales will create the first hand-calligraphed and illuminated Bible in 400 years.
Submitted by Anonymous on Fri, 2004-04-09 16:59
Santa Maria Antiqua, the oldest church in the Roman Forum's ruins, is being reopened to visitors after a twenty-four year restoration effort.
Submitted by Aoife on Fri, 2004-04-09 15:25
Dame Aoife discusses horses in the Middle Ages and Renaissance in the latest edition of Aoife's Links.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-04-09 15:23
Elynor Grey of the Barony of Cynnabar (Ann Arbor, MI), documented the recent Quest for the Golden Seamstress Competition. Her photo album is available online.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-04-09 15:18
A new exhibit of items excavated outside Carlisle Castle near Hadrian's Wall demonstrates that Roman soldiers fought a different kind of foe - lice.
Submitted by Catriona on Fri, 2004-04-09 15:17
Looking for a "how to" article which will help you complete that important project? It just might be here!
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-04-08 17:47
Hrothgar, Event Steward for Rowany Festival in the Kingdom of Lochac, has announced that no fires will be permitted at this year's festival.
Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 2004-04-08 16:53
Baroness Katherine of Cate Hall, Atenveldt Kingdom Scribe, reports on court proceedings at the recent Kingdom Arts and Sciences Collegium hosted by the Barony of Mons Tonitrus.
Submitted by Catriona on Thu, 2004-04-08 16:52
ARCHAEOLOGY: One of the richest Early Bronze Age burial sites was discovered near Amesbury, England, not far from Stonehenge.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-04-08 16:48
Lidiya has posted photos from the tourney at the recent Nottinghill Coill Baronial Birthday and Investiture, which took place in the Kingdom of Atlantia.
Submitted by Catriona on Wed, 2004-04-07 21:40
Using only 8 questions, this quiz will tell you which character you most resemble from the movie.
Submitted by Catriona on Wed, 2004-04-07 21:39
The digitized version of the Aberdeen Bestiary is part of the Special Libraries and Archives maintain by the University of Aberdeen, Scotland. Full-page images are presented, as well as details of the illuminations and other significant features. A translation of the Latin text is included.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-04-07 19:26
THL Stefan li Rous offers updates to "Stefan's Florilegium" for April.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-04-07 17:34
Sebastiano has posted photos from the recent East Kingdom University, which was held in Havre des Glaces.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-04-07 17:30
Discovery Channel's hit series "Monster House" has been looking to history for inspiration in a number of its recent episodes.
Submitted by Karen on Tue, 2004-04-06 22:00
"Courtly Art of the Ancient Maya," the first exhibition ever on this subject in the U.S., will be on display at the East Building of the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC, through July 25, 2004.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-04-06 13:11
Katherine Kerr of the Hermitage has announced that Southron Gaard's demesne is now online and ready to be visited by the populace.
Submitted by Catriona on Tue, 2004-04-06 13:09
James Matterer & Tammy Crawford, from Gode Cookery.com, will be featured on two episodes of the cable Food Nework series, "The Secret Life of...."
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-04-06 00:01
Graf Berek von Langetal was victorious in the recent Coronet for the Principality of the Summits.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-04-05 19:40
Their Majesties of the Midrealm have announced that Nicholas of Wixlow and Soffya von Kulp will be the next Baron and Baroness of Flaming Gryphon.