The Longhunter's Knife

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A Longhunter (or long hunter) was an eighteenth century explorer and hunter who made expeditions into the American frontier wilderness for as much as six months at a time. Hamilton asserts that "The Long Hunter was peculiar to Southwest

Virginia only, and nowhere else on any frontier did such hunts ever originate" [1]although the term has been used loosely to describe any unofficial American explorer of the period.



The b&w photos were sent me via email. The sender did not know where they originated from; any help in identifying the source would be appreciated.

Making an Authentic Belt Knife.

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This my version of a Rifleman's knife made from a file and elk antler.