3429Re: [TalkAntietam] 'Expert' battlefield guides
- Apr 27, 2007Maybe he moved??
Yr. Obt. Svt.
G E "Gerry" Mayers
To Be A Virginian, either by birth, marriage, adoption, or even on
one's mother's side, is an introduction to any state in the Union, a
passport to any foreign country, and a benediction from the Almighty
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Sent: Friday, April 27, 2007 11:51 AM
Subject: Re: [TalkAntietam] 'Expert' battlefield guides
> Does John Michael Priest still give tours of Antietam?
> I used to see him often on the battlefield. He also used to be a
> member of several online groups, but I haven't read any postings
> from him in a long time.
> Tom Shay
> -------------- Original message --------------
> From: Stephen Recker <recker@...>
> On Wednesday, April 25, 2007, at 11:50 AM, RoteBaron@...
>> Be assured that use of the term 'expert' was not my choice. It was
>> used in the CWRT's original emails, but note that I did not use ii
>> within the email to this group.
> You need not shy from the term. You are seen in the group as one.
> reminds me of a topic we covered about a year ago as to what makes
> someone an 'historian'. I think we also discussed why people use the
> word 'an' before the word 'historian'.
>> There will be experts along for the trip, including several
>> guides and Stephen Recker (head of Antietam guides).
> Calling me an expert, now you are pushing it. <g>
> BTW, there is no longer a position of 'director of the guides'. We
> folded most of my duties into the bookstore, led by Bob Casey and
> other good folks at WMIA. You can now book a tour right there in the
> book store. The guides retain a three-person advisory committee
> Gamble, Jeff Driscoll and myself). Ted Alexander and I still handle
> recruitment, so if you want to be a guide, let us know.
> Stephen Recker
> Antietam Battlefield Guides
> P.O. Box 705
> Sharpsburg, MD 21782
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