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  1. #1
    us
    Sep 2009
    Central Va
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    Stellar Tnet Member Donates Historical Item To its Rightful Home!

    Mike Post Had told me that he was going to return the printing plate that he recovered from the shoe factory to what has now been converted to a historic hotel. So imagine my suprise when I opened the Lynchburg paper today I saw the article about the donation. Mike "a treasure hunter" had brought the plate up and handed it over.WTG Mike This deserves a Honorable Mention For sure!

    Here is the Link to the article:

    http://www2.newsadvance.com/news/201...nt-ar-1216598/

    WE could all learn something from acts like this.

    WTG
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    G Grandfather John Taliaferro Stevens.
    Enlisted May 1st, 1862 with Co.B/E 51st VA Infantry.
    Taken Prisoner at princeton WV May 16th 1862, found shot in the back May 17th 1862.
    G Uncle John J.L. Stevens.
    Enlisted Feb. 10th 1863 Co. B, 8th Va Calvary

  2. #2
    us
    One man gathers what another man spills

    Jul 2011
    Southern Delaware
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    Re: Stellar Tnet Member Donates Historical Item To its Rightful Home!

    I totally agree. I think Mike did a great thing by returning the item. A++++ and I commend him on this.
    Card carrying member of the NSSAR

  3. #3
    us
    May 2011
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    Re: Stellar Tnet Member Donates Historical Item To its Rightful Home!


  4. #4
    Charter Member

    Jan 2007
    Northern Middle Tennessee
    Fisher 1266-X, F75 X 2
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    Relic Hunting
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    Re: Stellar Tnet Member Donates Historical Item To its Rightful Home!

    I am not the least bit surprised by his gesture James as he's a CLASS ACT and deserves Honorable Mention notoriety. Thanks for letting us know and HH, Quindy.
    View more Tenn. Trio hunts by going to "You Tube" & typing in "Quindy Robertson".

  5. #5
    us
    Dec 2008
    Claremont, NC
    181

    Well Done Mike!

    You Sir, are a credit to our hobby!
    "Pure and lasting religion in the sight of God the Father, means that we must care for orphans and widows in their troubles, and refuse to let the world corrupt us." James 1:27

  6. #6
    us
    May 2009
    Yuma Az
    Tesoro Eldorado , Fisher Gold Bug 2 , Whites MXT , Keen Dry Washer
    4,074
    37 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    Banner Finds (1)
    Honorable Mentions (1)

    Re: Stellar Tnet Member Donates Historical Item To its Rightful Home!

    Building my wealth one pull tab at a time Tank69 ô

  7. #7

    Re: Stellar Tnet Member Donates Historical Item To its Rightful Home!

    Great find Mikey, and an outstanding gesture on your part. You rock Buddy!
    ***HONORABLE MENTION***
    *Oldest coin-1775 Spanish 1 real *Oldest U.S. silver-1833 Capped Bust Half Dime *Best coin - 1945 GOLD 2 1/2 peso *Best Civil War finds:*NC officers belt buckle *CSN Confederate Navy Officer button

  8. #8
    us
    Feb 2005
    Bavaria Germany
    Minelab XT70, Fisher 1280, Garrett Ace 250 and MH5
    8,312
    77 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting

    Re: Stellar Tnet Member Donates Historical Item To its Rightful Home!

    Definitely Honorable Mention, great job! HH, Mike

  9. #9
    us
    Jan 2010
    New Hampshire
    Whatever Beeps
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    Re: Stellar Tnet Member Donates Historical Item To its Rightful Home!

    Way to go Mike
    Thanks for letting us know James
    Got my vote
    Desire is oft more pleasant than acquisition

  10. #10
    us
    Dec 2007
    Chattanooga, TN
    Tosoro Bandido
    1,347
    321 times
    Metal Detecting

    Re: Stellar Tnet Member Donates Historical Item To its Rightful Home!

    Hey you better watch it, it is guys like you who give us all a good name. Just ribbing you. Great to give a piece away where others will see it for decades to come. You did good.

  11. #11
    us
    Jan 2005
    Panhandle of Florida
    T2 SE,Sovereign Elite,two Excal II s and a cibola
    6,483
    520 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    Honorable Mentions (3)

    Re: Stellar Tnet Member Donates Historical Item To its Rightful Home!

    Fantastic job! I love seeing stuff like this!
    God and country.

 

 

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