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1988.8.610
Evans Repeating Rifle, Mecha...
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1988.8.610 | 1873-79 | L: 42 in, Barrel length: 25 in, H: 7 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | small frame; there is no written record for this object. | Evans Repeating Sporting Rifle | .44 | 2000 | 1988.8.610v2.jpg | 1988.8.610v1.jpg | 1988.8.610.JPG | 1988.8.610v1.jpg | 1988.8.610v2.jpg | firearm | steel | wood | rifle | Evans Repeating Rifle, Mechanic Falls, ME

1988.8.613
American | Evans Repeating R...
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1988.8.613 | 1877-1880 | L: 44 in, Barrel length: 27 in, H: 6.5 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | The Evans was one of the most unusual repeating rifles in nineteenth century america. It was the only mass produced arm made in the State of Maine, and held the greatest number of cartridges at one loading of any mass produced repeater (twenty-eight rounds in the new model). It employed a revolving type of magazine and was loaded through the buttplate. Approximately 12,200 were produced in all variations between 1873 and 1880. A Deluxe presentation example of the Evans rifle may be seen in the Buffalo Bill Museum. | BARREL: EVANS REPEATING RIFLE MECHANIC FALLS, ME. PAT. DEC 8, 1868 & SEP 16, 1871 U.S.A. | Tin tag nailed on left forestock marked/V-8/. There is no written record for this object. | New Model Sporting Rifle | 1988.8.613v2.jpg | 1988.8.613v2.jpg | 1988.8.613v1.jpg | 1988.8.613v1.jpg | 1988.8.613.JPG | firearm | trigger | plain | metal | walnut | german silver | sporting | rifle | American | Evans Repeating Rifle, Mechanic Falls, ME

1988.8.611
Evans Repeating Rifle, Mecha...
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1988.8.611 | 1873-79 | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | There is no written record for this object. No dimensions noted. | Evans Repeating Carbine | .44 | 1988.8.611v1.jpg | 1988.8.611v1.jpg | 1988.8.611v2.jpg | 1988.8.611v2.jpg | 1988.8.611.JPG | firearm | wood | steel | carbine | Evans Repeating Rifle, Mechanic Falls, ME