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  1. James N.

    Civil War Talk Throwback Thursday, 3-7-19

    This week Throwback Thursday returns to March, 1989 when on the 6th filming on Glory began at our worst possible location, the old and abandoned Savannah, Ga. railyards near downtown that were used to represent the Readville, Mass. camp of the 54th. Above, along with artillery coordinator for...
  2. James N.

    Civil War Talk Throwback Thursday, 2-21-19

    Thirty years ago today, February 21, 1989 the crew of Glory began a week in another of Savannah, Georgia's "suburbs" called Rose Dhu Island Park where we filmed the Battle of Johnson's Island. After two glorious early Spring days, the night of the 22-23 turned bitterly cold and for the first...
  3. James N.

    Civil War Talk Throwback Thursday, 3-16-17

    Expired Image Removed Since tomorrow is St. Patrick's Day, one of the principal holidays celebrated during the Civil War, I'll get off to a slightly early start with another photo taken on the set of Glory showing me and Irish-American actor John Finn who played the redoubtable Sergeant Major...
  4. James N.

    Civil War Talk Throwback Thursday (flashback Friday), 2-23-17

    This time of year - early spring here in Northeast Texas - always reminds me of my trip to Savannah, Georgia, in February, 1989, to begin work on Glory and since @Nathanb1 reminded me of it yesterday, here's a photo taken at that time showing me and my friend the late Matt Murdzak as officers of...