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1988.8.3856
Volcanic Repeating Arms Co.,...
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1988.8.3856 | ca. 1854 - ca. 1860 | L: 5.625 in, width: 3.0625 in, depth: 1.625 in | One (1) empty box of Volcanic No. 2 cartridges | 1988.8.3856v3.jpg | 1988.8.3856v4.jpg | 1988.8.3856.jpg | 1988.8.3856v1.jpg | 1988.8.3856v2.jpg | 1988.8.3856v5.jpg | Other | paper | cardboard | ammunition | box | Volcanic Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT

1988.8.415
Winchester Repeating Arms Co...
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1988.8.415 | 1859-1860 | L: 8 in, H: 4.5 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | This model is a complete receiver with lever and all internal parts for the Volcanic brass frame rifle. It shows the bolt alteration to adapt to a rimfire cartridge. | This receiver is the original model constructed by Benjamin Tyler Henry to demonstrate the feasibility of manufacturing reperating rifles using metallic cartridges. The arm developed from this model was the renowned Henry rifle, which in turn was modified to become the Winchester rifle. | 1988.8.415v1.jpg | 1988.8.415v2.jpg | firearm | receiver | Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT | Volcanic Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT

1988.8.3872
American | Volcanic Repeatin...
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1988.8.3872 | ca. 1857 | Barrel length: 8 in | BBL: THE VOLCANIC ARMS CO. PATENT NEW HAVEN CT. FEB. 14, 1854. side of trigger: 1342 | 1342 | 1988.8.3872.v1.jpg | 1988.8.3872.v2.jpg | firearm | pistol | lever action | repeating | plain | stock | barrel | sights | trigger | walnut grips (two piece flat bottomed). has detachable shoulder stock. | open. | octagon | Volcanic Lever Action Pistol, with Wooden Shoulder Stock Maker: Volcanic Repeating Arms Co.; New Haven, CT Serial Number: 1342 Caliber: .38 (8 Shot) Date: ca. 1857 Catalog Number: 1988.8.3872 Gift of Olin Corporation Winchester Arms Collection | American | Volcanic Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT

1988.8.3854
American | Volcanic Repeatin...
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1988.8.3854 | ca. 1857 | Barrel length: 8 in | BBL: THE VOLCANIC REPEATING ARMS CO. PATENT NEW HAVEN CT. FEB. 14, 1854 | 1161 | 1988.8.3854v2.jpg | 1988.8.3854v4.jpg | 1988.8.3854v1.jpg | 1988.8.3854v3.jpg | firearm | pistol | lever action | caliber | plain. | plain | barrel | repeating | octagon | stock | sights | walnut grips (two piece flat bottomed). | trigger | American | Volcanic Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT