Fort McKavett State Historic Site Events

July 2018

July 21

Join members of Company I, 10th Infantry as they work on creating and mending their own uniforms, as the solder-tailors did during the fort’s operation.

September 2018

September 21

Description: Overshirts, Undershirts, Battleshirts, OH MY! This program will be a workshop event that will teach reenactors to make their own handmade shirts to go with any impression! Linen and cotton undershirts made on the square were very common from the early 1800's through the 1860's and 70's. Overshirts and fancier "battleshirts" were also very common outerwear for soldiers during the...