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by nrobertb
Thu May 24, 2018 11:01 am
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Spurs and the Great West
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THE GREAT CARLSBAD DEER COURT CASE In the late 1960’s officials at Carlsbad Caverns National Park became concerned that mule deer were overbrowsing the park vegetation. Hunting was prohibited by the enabling legislation and there were few if any natural predators. There was also a side issue of catt...
by nrobertb
Thu May 24, 2018 10:06 am
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Spurs and the Great West
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Here is a pair of eagle spurs by Kelly.
by nrobertb
Wed May 23, 2018 10:04 pm
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Topic: Spurs and the Great West
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This knife and sheath was made for me in 1970 by Francis Schneider at Carlsbad Caverns National Park, where he was the elevator mechanic. The blade is a piece of scrap from the elevator control room. It isn't so obvious in the photo but the handle has a definite curve to it. I'm left handed and the ...
by nrobertb
Wed May 23, 2018 6:02 pm
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Topic: Spurs and the Great West
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This is Frank Bridwell's take on a French colonial trade knife.
by nrobertb
Wed May 23, 2018 9:13 am
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Topic: Spurs and the Great West
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Another version of the railroad spike knife.
by nrobertb
Tue May 22, 2018 8:26 pm
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Topic: Spurs and the Great West
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I'm a big fan of knives with antler handles. This one by Greg Wall features a sambar stag handle.
by nrobertb
Tue May 22, 2018 2:34 pm
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Topic: Spurs and the Great West
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For all you SHTF fans,. here is the ultimate tactical knife. Anyone know what those gadgets do?
by nrobertb
Tue May 22, 2018 9:41 am
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Topic: Spurs and the Great West
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Burt Foster made this mosaic Damascus hunter with spalted maple handle. He also makes his own sheaths.
by nrobertb
Mon May 21, 2018 11:24 pm
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Topic: Spurs and the Great West
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Another railroad spike knife, from Northern Crescent, Flat Rock NC.
by nrobertb
Mon May 21, 2018 2:18 pm
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Topic: Spurs and the Great West
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For the real he man, a cutthroat Damascus razor with olive burl handle by Knight.
by nrobertb
Mon May 21, 2018 8:49 am
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Topic: Spurs and the Great West
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A pair of Texas spurs by Earlon Shirley.
by nrobertb
Sun May 20, 2018 11:11 pm
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Topic: Spurs and the Great West
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Some knives from Sunrise River.
by nrobertb
Sun May 20, 2018 3:28 pm
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Topic: Spurs and the Great West
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A gaucho knife from Argentina.
by nrobertb
Sun May 20, 2018 10:53 am
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Topic: Spurs and the Great West
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A Century Farm knife.
by nrobertb
Sat May 19, 2018 4:19 pm
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Topic: Spurs and the Great West
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The Corn Palace, commonly advertised as The World's Only Corn Palace and the Mitchell Corn Palace, is a multi-purpose arena/facility located in Mitchell, South Dakota, United States. The Moorish Revival building is decorated with crop art; the murals and designs covering the building are made from c...

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