Ten Mile River Trader

Collecting Ten Mile River, one patch at a time

Archive for July, 2007

Another Whatsit?

by @ Tuesday, July 17th, 2007. Filed under Uncategorized

During the 80th Anniversary celebration, the TMR museum a number of Scouting items were donated to the museum. After the great response I had last night I thought I would try another. I am trying to find more information on the item pictured below. As you can see, it is a small round approximately 52mm […]

Ten Mile River – Camp Hayden

by @ Tuesday, July 17th, 2007. Filed under Camp Hayden, TMR - Individual Camps

Due to changes in the Scouting Program and perhaps the times, attendance at Ten Mile River Scout Camps was falling in the 1970’s. Where just a short time before there were 11 operating camps, by the mid 1970’s only a handful were open; Aquehonga, Keowa, Kernochan, Kunatah and Ranachqua. Other local councils were selling or […]

TMR Scout Museum Whatsit?

by @ Monday, July 16th, 2007. Filed under Ten Mile River Scout Musuem

As some of you know, I am a Trustee of the Ten Mile River Scout Museum and have been asked to identify several patches. During the 80th Anniversary celebration, the TMR museum a number of Scouting items were donated to the museum.  I am trying to find more information on the three items pictured below. […]

Ten Mile River 80th Anniversary Celebration

by @ Saturday, July 7th, 2007. Filed under Ten Mile River - Modern

Next weekend, July 14 and 15, 2007, will be the celebration of the 80th Anniversary  of Ten Mile River Scout Camps. Scouts and Scouters from across the nation will gather at Ten Mile River Scout Camps on July 14th & 15th to celebrate 80 years of Scouts camping at the largest and most famous council […]

Ten Mile River 80th Anniversary CSP Set

by @ Friday, July 6th, 2007. Filed under Ten Mile River - Modern

As part of the 80th Anniversary Celebration, a series of CSP’s have been issued. The 3 CSP’s were issued to celebrate the 80th Anniversary of TMR, the 75th Anniversary of the Civilian Conservation Corp (CCC) and the 10th Anniversary of the Ten Mile River Scout Museum. From Wikipedia: The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) was a […]

TMR Scout Orange – Red Vertical Variety

by @ Thursday, July 5th, 2007. Filed under Ten Mile River pre-1965

In a previous posting on the history of the TMR Scout, I wrote that most of the two color patches had a horizontal separation between the color arcs.  Larry Strauss provides an image of the Red/Orange Twill Cloth Patch with a vertical separation. Does anyone else have other varieties?  

Happy Birthday, America

by @ Wednesday, July 4th, 2007. Filed under Uncategorized

Regardless of our political persuasions, Lest we forget… When in the Course of human Events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature and of Nature’s […]

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