Sutlers

Sutler's Row and More

Hansen's Mercantile:  Located in Manitowoc, WI. this mercantile specializes in unique re-enacting items, from Cassey-Maswell perfumes and soaps, to oil lamps and specialty dry cooking mixes. All 100% Amish Made Men's shirts in unique fabrics and colors. Amish made tents from A frames to Wall tents. Also, custom made wood boxes and other great items. For more information contact us thru: hansensmercantile@historicaltimekeepers.org and visit our website.

Jon Theissen Custom Iron Work: Please email us for a quote on all of your custom iron work needs. Our blacksmith makes fire grates, cooking spits, friction hooks for your lanterns, custom made chandeliers, and other such period creations.  He can be reached at: theissentractor@yahoo.com.

Mother of Purl: Yarns and needlework supplies. A member of the Historical Timekeepers, Rolene does a fantastic job on all of her creations. Contact Rolene at www.barnhart-studios.com

Andrew La Roche Wet-Plate Photographer: A member of the Historical Timekeepers, Andrew makes tintypes and ambrotypes using the same chemistry first published in 1851.  Contact Andrew at www.civilwarphotographer.net

Jim Feavel Tinsmith works: A member of the Historical Timekeepers  Jim makes custom tin items from cups to cases. For more information on all of his wears and ordering direct, please go to www.dixietinworks.com

Rebel Threads: For the Ladies who are looking for unique and custom made articles. From detachable collars to frilly under sleeves and reticules. This site is for all of your accessories needs.  Contact her personally for current available items. She recently moved, so the phone number is not updated but use the email address provided.

Abraham's Lady: http://www.abrahamslady.com   This site provides great patterns, ready made corsets, accessories and books. A wonderful resource for lady's fashions. Also you can purchase her great research book "The Way They were Dressed in 1860-1865" for $12+shipping. Highly recommended book!

The Quarter Master Depot:  Full line of men's Civil War re-enacting gear. From buttons to haversacks.

Crescent City Sutler: Crescent City is a full line military supplier of uniforms, leather accoutrements, brogans, boots, hats, tinware, ironware, insignia, tentage and much more.  Please visit www.crescentcitysutler.com

Coon River Mercantile: http://www.coonriver.com/  Men's military uniforms and accessories. Many of which are hand made by the owner. Top quality. To see their dress uniforms in action, go to our "Harvest Ball" tab and look at our Confederate Lt. under the 2008 pictures. Great people to work with and ship fast!

Blockade Runner: www.blockaderunner.com/  Wonderful selection of men's and women's clothing, but also a great supplier of tents and accessories. Competitive prices and quick shipping times.

Timeless Stitches: www.tstitches.com/   Great ladies and gentleman's patterns and ready made items.  Very easy to use patterns at good prices. Plenty of documentation and lots of great instructions. Good prices and fast shipping.

Gala Rock Patterns:www.gallarock.com/  Awesome patterns for men's & women's clothing. Easy to follow directions and great prices. Ship quickly and have great research behind them as well.

The Ragged Soldier: www.raggedsoldier.com Outfit your little soldier and lady with some great period correct wooden toys and parlor games at this site. It's loaded with toys, parlor games, and informational pamphlets and books.

Dresden Dry Goods: Original parasols recovered and priced for purchase. Also you can send in your original parasols and have them repaired and recovered.

Originals By Kay: www.originals-by-kay.com  Original parasols recovered and priced for purchase, as well as custom and ready-made dresses from sheers to silks. Fantastic delivery time on all instock items.

Treasured Finds: Find all of your chatelaine pieces here! Sterling silver and priced right. Find the chatelaines themselves plus all the gadgets to go on them. Great prices and very quick shipping.

Victorian Bonnets: www.victorianbonnets.com/Custom or ready made bonnets and hats. Fantastic craftsmanship and great prices! Ships quick and does some of the best work we've seen! Period correct styles and fabrics.

Robin Stokes: Women's sutler for all things, from custom and ready made dresses, to reproduction fabrics and period knitting supplies and patterns. Wonderful selections of all items listed and a great research tool. www.robinstokes.com

Three Sisters Millinery: Custom Orders are a specialty - Millinery items and ball gown floral adornments.  Contact Kathey Kelly Hunt by email or phone at 972-962-3890.  You can also search for items on ebay listed by "threesistersmillinery".

Suzy The Shepardess: Sells 100% wool yarn from her own small flock of historic breeds of sheep, raised using 19th century farming methods.  www.suzytheshepherdess.com