ROMAN DAYS 2013
"ROME AT RIVERSDALE"
MAY 10-11 (FRIDAY and Saturday), 2013
previous years are visible below.
PHOTOGRAPHS from ROMAN DAYS 2005
--Dan Diffendale's photo page, http://www.freewebtown.com/italica/rd2005/
PHOTOGRAPHS from ROMAN DAYS, 2004
|Asellina's Caupona, with new graffiti (a
political candidate's advertisement). Linda Thompson, Allison
Campbell, and Deb Fuller.
||Mike Heenan of Legio III Cyrenaica, and his
|John Ebel, center, with his gladiators. A
legionary guards the perimeter.
||Nate Bell wearing just a small selection of his
excellent Gallic equipment.
--Richard Campbell's photographs are here: http://www.geocities.com/richsc53/RD0603/RD2003.html
The photos below were mostly taken by Jane Walker (copyright Jane
Walker), and high-resolution
prints of those are available for a modest fee--see Adlocvtio
for June 2003 for details.
--Jim Allen has put some photos online here: http://www.coachjim.com/LegioXX/RD2002.html
--Matt Hucke of Nova Roma has a temporary site for these: http://www.novaroma.org/tmp/rd2002/
--And MOVIES!! Two choices: Troops charging the crowd,(c. 520 K) and Throwing pila, (c. 1 Megabyte). From Sean Edwards.
The following photos were mostly taken by Jane Walker (Copyright
|Massing for the first formation, a total of 16 troops from 5
||Asellina and Aulus (Allison and Richard Campbell).
|Marching off, Quintus in the lead. (Hey, why don't I
ELSE do this next time?)
||Merlinia, Hilara, and Asellina at the Caupona.
|In the field in a single rank.
||Merlinia in her natural environment.
|"Marching up and down the square."
||The Kiddy Cohort!
|Testudo of 16 men.
||Ian Hanna and Olivia Amt.
|Inspection time! This could be bad, sports fans...
||The Fashion Show! In the shadows at left is "The
E.", Emilie Amt. Also SJ Allen and her son Giles.
|Legionaries gearing up.
||Two senators head off to work.
|Paul Montello of Legio
XI Claudia, Atlanta, Georgia.
||The ladies in the Fashion Show seem to be having a good time.
|Quinton Johansen of Legio
VI Victrix, Connecticut.
||Fashion Show. Katy Hanna with son Ian, SJ Allen, and JJ Moskey.|
|Scott Jenquin of Legio
XIV Gemina Martia Victrix, Milwaukee, Wisconson.
||Maximus (John Ebel, kneeling at center) with his
Senator Marcus Audens (James Matthews) at left, and Gallio Marsalla
Metz) of Legio XXIV at right.
|Olympics! In the Armor Race, the contestants reach the
post, with Marcus Posidonius in the lead.
||Daniel and Carolyn Dodenhoff surrounded by their
|Coming out of the turn, Quintus viciously runs a couple
||Enraged by high prices, the troops storm the merchant stalls!
Photographs from ROMAN DAYS, 2001
Most of these are copyright Jane Walker.
|Lucius Equitius Cincinnatus (Mike Cope) drumming up votes at
Caupona. Nice shoes, Senator! Roger Moskey at left, Jeff
||Asellina (Allison Campbell) hopes these customers don't trash
|Fashion Show. The models display a selection of
||Jenny McGuire spinning wool with her drop spindle.|
|Merlinia (Joanne Shaver) of Settmour Swamp serving the
feast. Ostrich, Lucanian Sausage, and more, all wonderful!
||The massed troops chucking pila.
|The Evolution of the Roman Soldier. Quintus as
(note spiffy new buttspike on the spear!)
||Legionaries massing for a tactical demo. (Thanks to John Ebel for this photo.)|
Scenes from ROMAN DAYS, 2000
|Part of the lineup at Roman Days this year. Left to
Jason Turner, Ron Kenat, Mark Hanna, and Charles Miller. (This
photo and the 2 below are copyright Jane Walker.)
||Lisa and John Macek participating for their first time. (Thanks to John and Lisa for this photo, and for that below.)|
|Junia and Marcus Posidonius (Katy and Mark Hanna)||The Kids' Cohort marches into action! We issued cardboard scuta to the youngsters and taught them a little drill. Those who completed the grueling course got a certificate. They loved it!|
|The combined forces of several legions advancing, showing a nice mix of equipment. At far right is Tom Kolb wearing his Punic War kit.||Another Kids' Cohort view, with some larger participants at
(This photo by SJ Allen.)
Scenes from ROMAN DAYS, 1999 (Special
to photographer Marsh Wise.)
Darren Nunez (left), Commander of Legio III Gallica (New Orleans), with Tom Kolb and Matthew Amt of Legio XX.
|Hortensia explains her herbs.
|View of the massed ranks from the rear.
||Massed tactical demo.
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