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Close to Trouble
Proctor, Alexander Phimister...
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11.06.642 | H: 6.25 in, width: 8.25 in, depth: 0 in | Close to Trouble | Gift of A. Phimister Proctor Museum with special thanks to Sandy and Sally Church | front: "Sketch by A. Phimester Proctor / Nora Proctor Church" at BL to BC; "570a" at BR | dog and bear either fighting or falling through space | 11.06.642.jpg | dog | bear | Drawing | pencil | tracing paper | Proctor, Alexander Phimister

A sketching incid...
Proctor, Alexander Phimister...
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11.06.662 | H: 5.5 in, width: 8.875 in, depth: 0 in | A sketching incident | Gift of A. Phimister Proctor Museum with special thanks to Sandy and Sally Church | "Sketch for autiobiography - A. Phimester Proctor / Nona Proctor Church / 586a" at BL to BR | A painter thrown to the ground with his equipment thrown up into the air and scattered all around him as his dog, attached to the painter's equipment, sees a deer and leaps away in pursuit. | 11.06.662.jpg | dog | deer | Man | Painting | Drawing | paper | pencil | Proctor, Alexander Phimister

1988.8.502
A.S. Babbit & Co., Plattsbur...
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1988.8.502 | ca. 1870 | L: 46.75 in, Barrel length: 28 in, H: 6.5 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | NONE | Inlay dog & scroll buttstock; has a loading port on the underside of the receiver in front of the trigger guard; the catch for holding the port cover closed is on the front of the trigger guard; operated by pulling back and pushing forward on two knurled pieces at the rear of the breech bolt; receiver and other metal parts casehardened. There is no written record for this object. | Robinson Repeating Sporting Rifle | .44 | not serially numbered | 1988.8.502v1.jpg | 1988.8.502v2.jpg | 1988.8.502v1.jpg | 1988.8.502.JPG | 1988.8.502v2.jpg | dog | American | firearm | steel | scroll | walnut | silver inlay | rifle | A.S. Babbit & Co., Plattsburgh, New York | Robinson, O.M.

1988.8.2088
Union Metallic Cartridge Com...
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1988.8.2088 | 1888 | Sheet height: 23.375 in, Sheet width: 16.5 in, Image width: 15.5 in, Image height: 23.375 in | U.M.C.; AMMUNITION; MADE EXPRESSLY FOR ALL FIRST CLASS ARMS BY; (bullet) THE UNION (bullet); METTALIC CARTRIDGE CO.; BRIDGEPORT, CONN. U.S.A.; AGENCIES:; (bullet) NEW YORK (bullet); (bullet) SAN FRANCISCO (bullet); TRADEMARK; DECEMBER 1888 | 1988.8.2088.jpg | dog | shotgun | hunters | bear | ducks | quail | buffalo | Other | calendar | Union Metallic Cartridge Company, Bridgeport, CT

1.69.5641
bottle | glass | molded
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1.69.5641 | H: 8 in, width: 2.25 in | Gift of the Quin Blair Family | Bottle of blue glass shaped like French poodle sitting up and holding a ring. Tapers at top, screw top. | 1.69.5641.JPG | dog | bottle | glass | molded

A sketching incid...
Proctor, Alexander Phimister...
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11.06.663 | H: 10.125 in, width: 11.1875 in, depth: 0 in | A sketching incident | Gift of A. Phimister Proctor Museum with special thanks to Sandy and Sally Church | "No. 20 a XIII, 9" at corner of BL; "17B" at corner of BR; "Please look underneath" (in ballpoint pen) at top edge: TL to TR; reverse: "a sketching incident. Dad was sketching a doe with his dog tied to a leg of a stool. - Suddenly the dog saw a rabbit & started for it with the results depicted - True!!!!"; "586" at edge of BC; "A1 Back" at corner of reverse: BL; "15 3/4 / 36 pecas wide / drawing only / 120c / Mtd Historical 31" at bottom of CC; | a painter who has his dog attached to a leg of a chair sees a deer and leaps off in pursuit, upsetting the painter and all his equipment | A.P.P at CC | 11.06.663.jpg | rifle | dog | Man | deer | Drawing | pen | paper | ink | Proctor, Alexander Phimister

1988.8.3685
Unknown | cartridge board | ...
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1988.8.3685 | 1886 | H: 34.875 in, width: 46.1875 in, depth: 4 in | Gift of the Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | Winchester Repeating Arms Co.|Government Contracters|Metallic Ammunition|Paper and Brass Shells, Felt Gun Wads, Primers & c.| Trade H Mark|Winchester Repeating and Single Shot Rifles|New Haven, Conn., U.S.A. | Caliber printed under each cartridge. On back: "Compliments of Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, Conn, U.S.A "; "1886" | 1988.8.3685.jpg | Winchester | dog | bear | horse | moose | steer | cartridge | Man | cartridge board | Other | plexiglass | paper | wood | metal | advertising | Unknown

"Mining Explosion"
Proctor, Alexander Phimister...
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11.06.577 | H: 7.0625 in, width: 9 in, depth: 0 in | "Mining Explosion" | Gift of A. Phimister Proctor Museum with special thanks to Sandy and Sally Church | reverse: Sketch by A. Phimester Proctor / Nona Proctor Church 525a from BL to BR | man, dog, wheelbarrow, spade and rocks being blown away by an explosion from the mouth of a mine opening | 11.06.577.jpg | dog | cart | stone | wheel | shovel | Man | Drawing | pencil | tracing paper | Proctor, Alexander Phimister

NA.106.760
Western Apache | basket | Wo...
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NA.106.760 | ca. 1900 | Diameter: 19 in | Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harris A. Thompson | na.106.760v1.jpg | na.106.760.jpg | na.106.760v2.jpg | na.106.760v3.jpg | na.106.760v4.jpg | dog | basket | Woven | Western Apache figured tray. The Western Apache were traditionally Athabaskan speakers who migrated from their homeland in the interior of northern Canada to the American southwest during late pre-historic times. Since complex coiled basketry was all but unknown among the Canadian Athabaskans it is assumed that the Apache learned how to weave such baskets after their arrival in the southwest, possibly from the Pueblo Indians of the Yuman speaking peoples such as the Yavapai who were in the southwest before the Apache and whose baskets are most similar to their work. The Western Apache are divided in four different groups: Tonto, Cibeque, White Mountain and San Carlos. Their baskets are mostly indistinguishable consequently; the term Western Apache is applied to this body of basket wearing. This superb large tray displays a central star tondo typical, but not necessarily exclusive to San Carlos Apache work. The checkerboard band represents beads and there are thirteen dos standing, evenly spaced, atop this band. The outer four coils suggest that this basket was finished at a later time possibly by a different weaver although the stitching suggests the same hand. Coiling is to the left using three peeled cottonwood (Populus) or willow (salix) rods for the foundation of the coil. The sewing splints are peeled cottonwood for the white (now aged a light honey color) or even a combination of the two and devils claw (Proboscidea) for the black design elements. Exceptionally fine weave for such a large piece. | Western Apache

falling bear cub,...
Proctor, Alexander Phimister...
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11.06.666 | H: 7.5625 in, width: 7.25 in, depth: 0 in | falling bear cub, boy, dog | Gift of A. Phimister Proctor Museum with special thanks to Sandy and Sally Church | reverse: "Sketch by A. Phimester Proctor / Nona Proctor Church / 571a" | bear, dog and boy falling through space into water | 11.06.666.jpg | dog | boy | bear | Drawing | paper | pencil | Proctor, Alexander Phimister

1988.8.209
Unknown | England | firearm ...
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1988.8.209 | 1878-1884 | L: 45.75 in, Barrel length: 29.5 in, H: 8 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | Between 1879 and 1884, the Winchester Repeating Arms Company imported English-made double barrel shotguns for sale at their New York City store. At that time Winchester did not manufacture any shotguns. The English shotguns, marked with the Winchester name, were purchased from W.C. McEntree and Co., Richard Rodman, C.G. Bonehill and W.C. Scott and Son. Six gradations of shotguns were available: Winchester match gun, Winchester club gun, and classes A, B, C, and D. This shotgun has laminated steel barrels and hammerless construction. The "match" grade shotgun was the highest quality imported. It was made in Birmingham, England. | lower tang/1305/side plates/WINCHESTER REPEATING/ARMS CO./MATCH GUN/top bbl/WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO., (MATCH GUN) NEW HAVEN CONN. U.S.A./under bbl/[BIRMINGHAM PROOFS AND "NOT FOR BALL"]/ | Winchester double barrel shotgun. Match grade. Rebounding hammers. Double triggers. 30 in. Damascus barrel. Half pistol grip stock. Made by Edmond Redmond, Birmingham, England about 1879. Received from E. Puglsey, January 7, 1943. | Winchester Double Barrel Shotgun | .12 gauge | 1305 | 1988.8.209.jpg | dog | British | floral | firearm | wood | metal | shotgun | Unknown | England

1.69.208
cork screw | brass | cast
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1.69.208 | ca. 1890 | L: 6.125 in, width: 2.125 in | Corkscrew with cast brass dog and ring handle. | 1.69.208.jpg | dog | cork screw | brass | cast

Bullet strikes rock
Proctor, Alexander Phimister...
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11.06.654 | H: 4.3125 in, width: 8.3125 in, depth: 0 in | Bullet strikes rock | Gift of A. Phimister Proctor Museum with special thanks to Sandy and Sally Church | title at bottom of BC; "Paris" written through with pencil at corner of TL; "Flattops Mts" at top of TC; "24" written through with pencil at corner of TR; reverse: "578" at BL; "By A. Phimester Proctor / Nora Proctor Church" at CC to CR | dog striking its head against a rock in pursuit of a deer | 11.06.654.jpg | deer | dog | stone | Drawing | pen | ink | pencil | paper | Proctor, Alexander Phimister

1988.8.859
calendar | Other | paper | p...
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1988.8.859 | c. 1899 | H: 26.06 in, width: 14.25 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | Beneath top image: "WAITING FOR A SHOT AT THE OLD RAM" A.B. FROST [Top of calendar:] WINCHESTER/REPEATING ARMS CO./[Left of calendar:] REPEATING/RIFLES/AND/SHOTGUNS/SINGLE SHOT/RIFLES/RELOADING TOOLS. [Right of calendar:] NEW HAVEN, CONN./METALLIC CARTRIDGES,/PAPER SHOT SHELLS/GUN WADS, PRIMERS & C. [Beneath calendar:] AMMUNITION [Beneath lower image:] "QUAIL SHOOTING" A.B. FROST [LLC:] COPY (torn paper) 1899 BY WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO. NEW HAVEN, CONN. | Calendar with print of A.B. Frost painting "Waiting for a Shot at the Old Ram" (two men lying behind a rock, one with a gun, watching mountain sheep in the distance). February 1900 is the page of the calendar. Inscriptions on four sides of the clanedar. Print of A.B. Frost painting beneath calendar (man with a gun shooting birds, two pointers beetween man and birds) | 1988.8.859.jpg | 1988.8.859.JPG | 1988.8.859.jpg | dog | Winchester Repeating Arms Co. New Haven Conn. U.S.A. | Man | quail | mountain sheep | Frost, A.B. | Waiting for a Shot of the Old Ram | Quail Shooting | hunting | calendar | Other | paper | printed

1990.3.6
Ithaca Gun Co.,Ithaca, NY | ...
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1990.3.6 | 1908-1925 | L: 44.5 in, Barrel length: 28 in, H: 6 in | Gift of Leigh F. Coffin and Leigh M. Coffin in Memory of Jane M. Coffin | Ithaca "Flues Model", Double Barrel Shotgun, Field Grade Maker: Ithaca Gun Company; Ithaca, NY Serial Number: 240960 Gauge: 12 (2-3/4" chambers) Barrel Length: 28" (with matted rib) Date: 1913 Catalogue Number: 1990.3.6 Gift of Leigh F. Coffin and Leigh M. Coffin in Memory of Jane M. Coffin | L sideplate: ITHACA GUN CO. ITHACA N.Y.; T L barrel: (arrow)SMOKELESS POWDER STEEL(arrow);T R barrel: (arrow)SMOKELESS POWDER STEEL(arrow); Rssideplate: ITHACA GUN CO.ITHACA, N.Y.; U tang: 3; buttplate: ITHACA GUN CO.; water table: 240960 PAT'D | Not to be deaccessioned and sold or otherwise disposed of. | 12 (2-3/4" chambers) | 240960 | 1990.3.6v1.jpg | 1990.3.6v2.jpg | dog | bird | firearm | magazine | trigger | forend | none | barrel | engraved | rounded, checkered pistol grip | white middle bead | red front bead | high polished | finish | gloss varnish | side by side | stock | checkered | blued barrels | double barrel | plastic buttplate | sights | blued | worn color casehardened receiver | walnut | splinter | double | shotgun | break-open | Ithaca "Flues Model", Double Barrel Shotgun, Field Grade Maker: Ithaca Gun Company; Ithaca, NY Serial Number: 240960 Gauge: 12 (2-3/4" chambers) Barrel Length: 28" (with matted rib) Date: 1913 Catalogue Number: 1990.3.6 Gift of Leigh F. Coffin and Leigh M. Coffin in Memory of Jane M. Coffin | Ithaca Gun Co.,Ithaca, NY | American

1988.8.225
Cominazzo, Lazarino | Italy ...
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1988.8.225 | 1650-1700 | L: 29.25 in, Barrel length: 16.625 in, H: 11 in, ramrod diameter: .625 in, ramrod length: 15.375 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | top of barrel/*LAZARINO*COMINAZZO*/ | A. blunderbuss; B. ramrod; folding stock; there is no separate record for this firearm. | Italian Snaphaunce Lock Blunderbuss | 1988.8.225v2.jpg | 1988.8.225v1.jpg | 1988.8.225.JPG | floral | dog | bird | firearm | engraved | metal | wood | silver | fancy | blunderbuss | Cominazzo, Lazarino | Italy

Grizzly at Bay
Leigh, William R. | Painting...
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5.91 | 1913-1915 | H: 24 in, width: 36 in, Frame height: 29 in, Frame width: 40.875 in, frame depth: 3.375 in | Grizzly at Bay | William E. Weiss Memorial Fund Purchase | Leigh accompanied Cody guides Fred Richard and Ned Frost on a bear hunt to obtain a specimen for a Colorado museum. Their hunting dogs cornered a grizzly and in the excitement Fred Richard fell. Although the bear did not harm Richard, it gave Leigh the idea to include a fallen hunter in his painting. | LR: W.R. LEIGH./1915 | 5.91.JPG | 5.91.jpg | 5.91.jpg | 5.91.jpg | 5.91.web.jpg | dog | Remington Model 8 rifle | hunters | rifle | grizzly bear | Painting | oil on canvas | Leigh, William R.

I Wish I Had Dad'...
Iverd, Eugene | Other | lith...
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1988.8.2920 | 1934 | Frame height: 41 in, Frame width: 25 in, sight height: 27.25 in, sight width: 15 in | I Wish I Had Dad's Winchester | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Collection | [top] WINCHESTER/TRADE MARK/WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO., NEW HAVEN, CONN., U.S.A. [LL] COPYRIGHT 1934/WESTERN CARTRIDGE COMPANY/FORM NO. E 21 [LLC] LITHO. IN U.S.A. [image center, bottom] " I Wish I had Dad's Winchester" [LR] Eugene Iverd [LRC] ILLUSTRA COLOR - ATLANTIC LITHOGRAPHIC & PRINTING COL, N.Y. [under calendar] Western/WESTERN CARTRIDGE COL, EAST ALTON, ILLINOIS, U.S.A. [calendar] 1934 JANUARY 1934 | A boy is sitting on a fence with a sling shot in his hand and his dog by his feet. | 1988.8.2920.jpg | dog | boy | Other | lithograph | calendar | Iverd, Eugene

1988.8.203
Winchester Repeating Arms Co...
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1988.8.203 | 1878-1884 | L: 46.75 in, Barrel length: 29.875 in, H: 8.75 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | Between 1879 and 1884, the Winchester Repeating Arms Company imported English-made double barrel shotguns for sale at their New York City store. At that time Winchester did not manufacture any shotguns. The English shotguns, marked with the Winchester name, were purchased by W.C. McEntree and Co., Richard Rodman, C.G. Bonehill and W.C. Scott and Son. Six gradations of shotguns were available: Winchester match gun, Winchester club gun, and classes A, B, C, and D. This shotgun has English twist steel or Damascus barrels. The "club" grade shotgun was of lower quality. It was made in Birmingham, England. | lower tang/1016/side plates/WINCHESTER REPEATING/ARMS CO/CLUB GUN/top bbl/WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS. CO (CLUB GUN) NEW HAVEN CONN. U.S.A./ | Winchester Double Barrel Shotgun | 12 gauge | 1016 | 1988.8.203.jpg | floral | dog | goose | firearm | metal | walnut | English | shotgun | Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT

1988.8.867
Atlantic Litho and Painting ...
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1988.8.867 | 1921 | H: 26.5 in, width: 14.75 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | Top of image: WINCHESTER/TRADE MARK [ll corner of image:] Atlantic Litho & Ptg Co. [lr corner, in image:] Arthur /Fuller/1920 | Calendar with print of an Arthur Fuller painting (fall scene, a boy and man each with a gun, a pointer in the foreground pointing). Inscriptions at top, LLC and LRC of image. January 1921 is the page showing on the calendar. Calendar is beneath the image. | 1988.8.867.JPG | 1988.8.867.jpg | Winchester Repeating Arms Co. New Haven Conn. U.S.A. | hunters | dog | Man | Fuller, Arthur | boy | calendar | Other | printed | paper | Atlantic Litho and Painting Company

1990.5.5
Clundt, Philip | American | ...
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1990.5.5 | 1919 | Gift of the Estate of John M. Olin | The Model 1912, developed and patented by Thomas C. Johnson, was the first Winchester shotgun of the slide action, hammerless repeating type. It was first listed in the January 1913 catalog in 20 guage, with a 25-inch round nickel steel barrel. This was the first Winchester model to be chambered for 20 gauge. The 12 gauge and the 16 gauge were first listed in 1914, the 12 gauge Riot Gun in 1918, and the 28 gauge was authorized in 1934. Factory records show the first delivery of Model 1912 shotguns to warehouse stock was made on August 30, 1912. The M/12 shotgun with its hammerless slide action mechanism was an inovation. Very popular, it was called the Perfect Repeater. An ideal gun for small-game shooting, it has also earned repute at traps and on the skeet field (Barnes: 1980). | [bottom of receiver:] 200945 [PL barrel:] TRADE MARK; NICKEL STEEL - WINCHESTER - MOD. 1912 - 12 GA. FULL; REG. IN U.S. PAT. OFF. & FGN. [PR barrel:] MANUFACTURED BY THE WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO. NEW HAVEN. CONNECTICUT. U.S.A. PAT. JULY (proof mark) 21.1898. FEB.22. JUNE 14.1898. SEPT.7.1909. MAY 17, 24, 31. JUNE 7. 14. 28. JULY 5. 12. 1910. JULY 22. 1918. | Engraved by Philip Clundt. No condition or dimensions reported. | 12 gauge | 200945 | 1990.5.5.JPG | dog | quail | firearm | takedown | engraved | magazine | hammerless | tubular | shotgun | slide action | Clundt, Philip | American | Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT

1.69.400.26
powder flask | copper | bras...
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1.69.400.26 | ca. 1850 | L: 6.25 in, bottom width: 3.25 in | Copper powder flask, brass charger, dog and hunter design. | 1.69.400.26.JPG | dog | hunter | powder flask | copper | brass

1988.8.565
Winchester Repeating Arms Co...
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1988.8.565 | ca. 1964 | L: 50.75 in, Barrel length: 29 in, H: 7 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | The Winchester Model 1200 slide action shotgun, in Standard Grade, was introduced in 1964. This all-new gun had a rifle-type, head-locking, rotating bolt with four lugs that lock into the barrel extension. This new design eliminated stress and strain to the gun's receiver during firing (Barnes: 1980). This experimental Model 1200 was submitted for sales approval but never manufactured with these engraved designs. | left bbl/WINCHESTER MADE IN U.S.A./MODEL 1200 - 12 GA. -2-3/4 CHAM. - WINCHESTER PROOF STEEL - FULL/ | Cataloged by BCD 4/91. | 12 gauge | A5 | 1988.8.565.JPG | dog | birds | game | firearm | alloy receiver black anodized | improvised trigger pull adjustment screw mounted on trigger | two-piece walnut | blued | front sight | repeating | cross bolt safety in forward trigger guard | tubular | magazine | stock | sporting | bolt jeweled and in the white | receiver | engraved | metal grip cap | varnished | red recoil pad | checkered | bead | rolled type | finish | slide release in rear | slide action | shotgun | Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT

11.06.369
Proctor, Alexander Phimister...
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11.06.369 | H: 5.5 in, width: 3.6875 in, depth: 0 in | Gift of A. Phimister Proctor Museum with special thanks to Sandy and Sally Church | 11.06.369.jpg | dog | Man | Drawing | ink on paper | Proctor, Alexander Phimister