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1999.17.18
Smith & Wesson, Springfield,...
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1999.17.18 | 1953-1960 | L: 4 in | Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | Flat latch. Medallion diamond grips. Used, but almost no blue wear. 4 screw sideplate. No model. Large sideplate screw eliminated 12.13.55 @ 11,000 (!). Purchased 2.12.77 from George Bushby, Boulder, CO. Condition 98%.Approximately 205,000 manufactured. | Kit Gun Model 1953, 22 | 32 | .22 Long Rifle | 12928 | 1999.17.18v2.jpg | 1999.17.18v1.jpg | firearm | blue, wood | pistol | Smith & Wesson, Springfield, MA

1999.17.6
Smith & Wesson, Springfield,...
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1999.17.6 | ca. 1959-1968 | L: 5.5 in | Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | Original box (fair), complete tool kit, one clip. Condition: nearly unfired. Purchased 5/13/84 from Charles Moline, 3285 W 64 Ave., Denver, CO 80221. 500-5 1/2" manufactured. Walnut grips probably indicate late production. | 46, 5 1/2" heavy BBL, blue, with box | .22 Long Rifle | 92822 | 1999.17.6.JPG | firearm | blue, wood | pistol | Smith & Wesson, Springfield, MA

1999.17.20
Smith & Wesson, Springfield,...
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1999.17.20 | 1930-1940 | L: 6 in | Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | Red box in excellent condition. Shot a great deal, but only minor blue wear. Nice gun. Purchased 12.12.76 from Bob Bouschard, Boulder, CO. Condition: 95-97%. 19,500 manufactured. | Prewar K-22. Outdoorsman target | .22 Long Rifle | 655331 | 1999.17.20v1.jpg | 1999.17.20v2.jpg | firearm | blue, wood | pistol | Smith & Wesson, Springfield, MA

1999.17.15
Smith & Wesson, Springfield,...
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1999.17.15 | 1911-1953 | L: 6 in | Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | Box, not numbered. Fired, but nice. Diamond checkered grips. Purchased 7.18.95 from Robert L. Harris, Cornwall Bridge, CT 06754 (at a S&W show in Springfield, MA). Condition: 98%. Many manufactured. | .22/32 Target "Bekeart" | .22 Long Rifle | 364558 | 1999.17.15v2.jpg | 1999.17.15v1.jpg | firearm | blue, wood | pistol | Smith & Wesson, Springfield, MA

1999.17.33
Smith & Wesson, Springfield,...
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1999.17.33 | 1948-1978 | L: 4 in | Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | No model number, which it should have. No barrel number, crane, and frame numbers. Special order gun not catalogued by Jinks. Purchased 2.7.82 from Richard Ellis, 211 Whitney Avenue, Kewanee, IL 61443. Condition: 100%. Total manufactured: Unknown. | 45 | .22 Long Rifle | C883466 | 1999.17.33v1.jpg | 1999.17.33v2.jpg | 1999.17.33v3.jpg | firearm | blue, wood | pistol | Smith & Wesson, Springfield, MA

1999.17.31
Smith & Wesson, Springfield,...
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1999.17.31 | ca. 1948-1957 | L: 4 in | Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | This model was originally produced as a training firearm for the U.S. Postal Service. Correct serial number range. Barrel not numbered. Frame has not crane number. Special order gun. 500 sold through distributors. Medallion ivory grips. Purchased 4.19.75 from Don Foster, Syracuse, KS. Condition: 97%. Total manufactured: Unknown. Pre-45. | 22 Military and Police Revolver | .22 Long Rifle | C407433 | 1999.17.31v1.jpg | 1999.17.31v2.jpg | firearm | blue, wood | pistol | Smith & Wesson, Springfield, MA

1999.17.30
Smith & Wesson, Springfield,...
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1999.17.30 | 1909-1923 | L: 10 in | Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | Standard chamber. Patridge front. Square notch rear sights. Not an Olympic model. Grips nice. Purchased 3.27.92 from Bob Adams, Denver, CO. Condition: 90-95%. 6949 manufactured. | 3rd Model Single Shot | .22 Long Rifle | 8066 | 1999.17.30v1.jpg | 1999.17.30v2.jpg | firearm | blue, wood | pistol | Smith & Wesson, Springfield, MA

1999.17.13
Smith & Wesson, Springfield,...
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1999.17.13 | ca. 1925-1936 | L: 10 in | Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | 1,870 4th Model Straight Line Target pistols were produced from 1925 until 1936. Rebounding hammer. Case and lining near new. Tools almost complete. Nice. Purchased 4.19.75 from Dr. Nikelson, Santa Fe, NM. Condition: 98%. 1870 Manufactured. | Firearm, case and three tools AMD and RNW 07/2009. | Straightlone | .22 Long Rifle | 1751 | 1999.17.13v1.jpg | 1999.17.13v2.jpg | 1999.17.13v3.jpg | firearm | blue, wood | pistol | Smith & Wesson, Springfield, MA

1999.17.29
Smith & Wesson, Springfield,...
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1999.17.29 | 1955-1961 | L: 4 in | Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | 4 screw frame. Standard hammer and trigger. New in box with papers. Purchased 7.18.79 from James E. Fisher, 101 Riverview 1W, Great Falls, MT 59405. This piece made in 1957 but no model number marked. Condition: 100%. Total manufactured: Unknown. | Combat Masterpiece | .22 Long Rifle | K315101 | 1999.17.29v1.jpg | 1999.17.29v2.jpg | 1999.17.29v3.jpg | firearm | blue, wood | pistol | Smith & Wesson, Springfield, MA

1999.17.26
Smith & Wesson, Springfield,...
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1999.17.26 | Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | Very early post war. Grips proper but replaced and somewhat chipped. Diamond medallion grips. Introduced December 1946. Mfg 1947 serial numbers K615-K18731. Purchased 8.22.77 from Patrick Eckman, Colorado Springs, CO. Condition: 98%. Total manufactured: Unknown. | K 22 Masterpiece | .22 Long Rifle | K6426 | 1999.17.26v1.jpg | 1999.17.26v2.jpg | firearm | blue, wood | pistol | Smith & Wesson K 22 Masterpiece Revolver Maker: Smith & Wesson, Springfield, MA Serial Number: K6426 Date: Caliber: .22 (.22 Long Rifle) Catalogue Number: 1999.17.26 Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | Smith & Wesson, Springfield, MA

1999.17.16
Smith & Wesson, Springfield,...
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1999.17.16 | 1935-1941 | L: 4 in | Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | Round barrel pre-war kit gun. Wayne Betz collection. Small sharp edge wear. Numbers all match. Fired but very little. Medallion diamond grips. Nice! Purchased 11.14.96 from Gary Garbrecht, 4709 Crump road, Lake Hamilton, FL 33851. Condition: 99.5%. Total manufactured: <11014 22/32 HE S/N | .22/32 Kit Gun | .22 Long Rifle | 532889 | 1999.17.16v1.jpg | 1999.17.16v2.jpg | firearm | blue, wood | pistol | Smith & Wesson, Springfield, MA

1999.17.4
Smith & Wesson, Springfield,...
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1999.17.4 | ca. 1910-1921 | L: 3 in | Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | Sharp, square butt. Purchased 3/14/76 from Harry Kamenski, Columbus, GA; 12,203 manufactured. Condition 99%. | 3rd Model Ladysmith, 3" BBL, blue, square butt | .22 Long | 22499 | 1999.17.4v1.jpg | 1999.17.4v2.jpg | firearm | blue, wood | pistol | Smith & Wesson, Springfield, MA

1999.17.136
Smith & Wesson, Springfield,...
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1999.17.136 | ca. 1973 | L: 4 in | Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | Texas Ranger monogram on sideplate. Cutaway trigger guard. Full target. Smooth trigger (guard?) 8000 with knife. 50 engraved. 1950 without. Knife case dinged a bit. Condition: near 100%. Purchased 6-18-79. Manufactured: 10,000. | Texas Ranger | .357 Magnum | TR9285 | 1999.17.136v1.jpg | 1999.17.136v4.jpg | 1999.17.136v2.jpg | 1999.17.136v3.jpg | firearm | blue, wood | pistol | Smith & Wesson Model 19 Texas Ranger Revolver Maker: Smith & Wesson, Springfield, MA Serial Number: TR9285 Date: ca. 1973 Caliber: .357 (.357 Magnum) Catalogue Number: 1999.17.136 Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | Smith & Wesson, Springfield, MA

1999.17.377
Smith & Wesson | firearm | b...
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1999.17.377 | 1957-1999 | L: 7 in | Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | New in box with one mag and tools. | Model 41 | 22 LR | A827136 | 1999.17.377v1.jpg | 1999.17.377v3.jpg | 1999.17.377v2.jpg | 1999.17.377v4.jpg | firearm | blue, wood | pistol | Smith & Wesson

1999.17.24
Smith & Wesson, Springfield,...
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1999.17.24 | 1953-1960 | L: 6 in | Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | New in original box. Square butt. Late I frame gun. Purchased 3.14.76 from Harry Kamenski, Columbus, GA. Condition: 100%. Total manufactured: 205,000 I-frame. | 35-1 Target | .22 Long Rifle | M62389 | 1999.17.24v2.jpg | 1999.17.24v1.jpg | 1999.17.24v3.jpg | firearm | blue, wood | pistol | Smith & Wesson, Springfield, MA

1999.17.5
Smith & Wesson, Springfield,...
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1999.17.5 | 1959-1968 | L: 7 in | Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | Barrel weight, AL screwdriver, cleaning roc, one clip, third type (?) Condition: nearly unfired. Purchased 5/13/84 from Charles Moline, 3285 W. 64 Ave. Denver, CO 80221. 2500-7" manufactured. Wooden grips probably indicate late production. | 46, 7" BBL, blue, with box | .22 Long Rifle | 96119 | 1999.17.5v1.jpg | 1999.17.5v2.jpg | 1999.17.5v3.jpg | 1999.17.5v4.jpg | firearm | blue, wood | pistol | Smith & Wesson, Springfield, MA

1999.17.36
Smith & Wesson, Springfield,...
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1999.17.36 | ca. 1957-1999 | L: 5.5 in | Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | Extendable front sight. 2 mags. Box. Fired, but OK. EX FR ST 1965. This gun about 1968. Purchased 2.11.94 from Harrison Carrol, P.O. Drawer D, Castroville, CA 95012-0139. Condition: 98%. Limited production. Has 2 mags. | 41 | .22 Long Rifle | 94275 | 1999.17.36v1.jpg | 1999.17.36v2.jpg | 1999.17.36v3.jpg | 1999.17.36v4.jpg | firearm | blue, wood | pistol | Smith & Wesson, Springfield, MA

1999.17.370
Hi Standard | firearm | blue...
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1999.17.370 | L: 4 in | Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | Excellent condition. New. Replacement grips. Box is excellent. | Sentinel Mark IV | S57100 | 1999.17.370v4.jpg | 1999.17.370v1.jpg | 1999.17.370v2.jpg | 1999.17.370v3.jpg | firearm | blue, wood | pistol | Hi Standard

1999.17.8
Smith & Wesson, Springfield,...
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1999.17.8 | ca. 1911-1953 | L: 6 in | Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | San Francisco gun dealer, Philip Bekeart is credited with the concept of a .22 revolver on a .32 frame and with placing the first order for this model. Some muzzle wear. Extractor rod worn. "Shot lots." Light wear. Purchased 11/9/75 from Ted Dressler, Denver, CO. Heat treated after 321,000 (1920). Recessed chambers 525,600 (1935). Condition: 90-95%. | .22 Bekeart/Henry Frame Target Model revolver, 6"BBL, blue | .22 Long Rifle | 496613 | 1999.17.8v2.jpg | 1999.17.8v1.jpg | firearm | blue, wood | pistol | Smith & Wesson, Springfield, MA

1999.17.25
Smith & Wesson, Springfield,...
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1999.17.25 | 1954-1974 | L: 3.5 in | Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | New in original box. All made on J frames though this serial number should be I frame. Purchased 3.14.76 from Harry Kamenski, Columbus, GA. Condition: 100%. Total manufactured: Unknown.. Square butt. | 43 | .22 Long Rifle | M62863 | 1999.17.25v1.jpg | 1999.17.25v2.jpg | 1999.17.25v3.jpg | firearm | blue, wood | pistol | Smith & Wesson, Springfield, MA

1999.17.34
Smith & Wesson, Springfield,...
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1999.17.34 | 1953-1973 | L: 6 in | Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | 3 screw sideplate. 70% original box. I-frame coil sping. 35-1 @ 70,000 1960. This piece very early model # stamped. Purchased 7.18.95 from Robert L. Harris, Cornwall Bridge, CT 06754. Condition: 99%. Total manufacture: Unknown. Round butt. Medallion diamond grips. Flat latch. | 35 | .22 Long Rifle | 40438 | 1999.17.34v2.jpg | 1999.17.34v3.jpg | 1999.17.34v1.jpg | firearm | blue, wood | pistol | Smith & Wesson, Springfield, MA

1999.17.21
Smith & Wesson, Springfield,...
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1999.17.21 | 1953-1960 | L: 2 in | Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | 3 screw frame with model number. 80% box proper white number. Very near new in box. Medallion diamond grips. Purchased 9.7.80 from Charles Thomson, 1403 Spring Creek Drive, Laramie, WY, 82070. Condition: 99.5%. Total manufactured: 205,000 I frame | 34. 22 | 32 kit gun | .22 Long Rifle | 40767 | 1999.17.21v1.jpg | 1999.17.21v2.jpg | 1999.17.21v3.jpg | firearm | blue, wood | pistol | Smith & Wesson, Springfield, MA

1999.17.363
Ruger, Sturm & Co., Southpor...
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1999.17.363 | L: 7.5 in | Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | Excellent condition. Medallion wood grips. | Super Blackhawk | 44 mag | 5075 | 1999.17.363.v1.jpg | 1999.17.363.v2.jpg | firearm | blue, wood | pistol | Ruger Super Blackhawk Single Action Revolver Maker: Sturm, Ruger & Co.; Southport, CT Serial Number: 5075 Caliber: .44 mag (6 Shot) Date: 1959-1972 Catalog Number: 1999.17.363 Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | Ruger, Sturm & Co., Southport CT

1999.17.378
Smith & Wesson | firearm | b...
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1999.17.378 | 1957-1999 | L: 5.5 in | Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | New in box with two mags. Box is excellent. | Model 41 | 22 LR | A678114 | 1999.17.378v4.jpg | 1999.17.378v1.jpg | 1999.17.378v2.jpg | 1999.17.378v3.jpg | firearm | blue, wood | pistol | Smith & Wesson