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1994.20.1
Manhattan Firearms Manufactu...
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1994.20.1 | 1850-1860 | L: 8.25 in, H: 4 in, Barrel length: 4 in | None | [barrel] cast steel; [left side, hammer] Manhattan F.A. Mfg. Co. | New York | mechanically inoperative | American Pepperbox Pistol | .28 | .31 ML | 47 | 1994.20.1v2.jpg | 1994.20.1v1.jpg | firearm | wood | iron | Manhattan Firearms Manufacturing Company; Norwich, CT

2003.13.1
J. Stevens Arms Company, Chi...
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2003.13.1 | 1924-1929 | Barrel length: 12.25 in | Gift of Arlan Bendert | top of barrel: J. Stevens Arms Company/Chicopee Falls, Mass. U.S.A.; left top of barrel: .410 gauge only | .410 | 26167T | 2003.13.1.jpg | firearm | shotgun | J. Stevens Arms Company, Chicopee Falls, Mass., U.S.A.

1988.8.3823
U.S. Quartermaster Departmen...
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1988.8.3823 | 1861-1865 | H: 2.25 in, L: 32 in, width: 8 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | Sewn black leather w/ brass button, rivets and ornaments; steel or iron pins & buckles; tin box lining. Information taken from various sources but primarily All He Could Carry: US Army Infantry Equipment (1839-1910) by Stephen J. Allie; Fort Leavenworth Historical Society Publication (RNW Note) | U.S. M1855 Cartridge Box | 1988.8.3823.jpg | 1988.8.3823v1.jpg | 1988.8.3823v2.jpg | bag | Other | leather | brass | U.S. Quartermaster Department

1983.6.1
Forsyth | roller | right | p...
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1983.6.1 | ca. 1805-1820 | L: 4.875 in, width: 1.75 in, H: 2.375 in | [lockplate:] - FORSYTH & Co.; -- PATENT -- [lower back of roller primer holder:] R; 102 | a-lock; b-roller primer holder; sectionalized. | Rev. Alexander Forsyth, a Scottish minister, was an avid sportsman and inventor. His invention of the percussion ignition system was the most important development in the evolution of firearms since the introduction of gunpowder. | 1983.6.1.jpg | 1983.6.1.jpg | birds | sun | flowers | roller | right | primer | Other | lock | Forsyth

2001.14.5
Winchester Repeating Arms | ...
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2001.14.5 | overall length: 43.5 in | Gift of Merle N. Taylor, in memory of Dr. Ivan C. Taylor | lower tang: 21180 | 21180 | 2001.14.5v1.jpg | 2001.14.5v2.jpg | firearm | rifle | Winchester Repeating Arms

2000.5.18
Browning Arms Co., St. Louis...
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2000.5.18 | Buckmark Silhouette | .22 | 655NY23863 | 2000.5.18.v2.jpg | 2000.5.18.v1.jpg | firearm | Browning Buck Mark Silhouette Semi-Automatic Pistol Maker: Browning Arms Co.; St. Louis, MO Serial Number: 655NY23863 Caliber: .22 LR Date: 1987-1999 Catalog Number: 2000.5.18 Bequest of the Maurice Albert Postle Estate | Browning Arms Co., St. Louis, MO, U.S.A.

1988.8.1527
Christopher C. Brand, Norwic...
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1988.8.1527 | 1855-1875 | L: 38 in, Barrel length: 22.5 in, H: 8.5 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | 1-1/16" bore ML; whale gun | 1988.8.1527v2.jpg | 1988.8.1527v1.jpg | single shot | muzzle-loading | rifle | firearm | percussion lock | brass | wood | lead | steel | Christopher C. Brand, Norwich, CT, U.S.A.

1988.8.4117
Other
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1988.8.4117 | 1988.8.4117v1.jpg | 1988.8.4117v2.jpg | Other | bayonet | scabbard

1994.28.14
Colt's Patent Manufacturing ...
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1994.28.14 | 1972 | L: 11 in, Barrel length: 5.5 in, H: 4.75 in | Gift in memory of Catherine Cotton | barrel, left side: Arizona Ranger Commemorative [barrel top:] Colt's Pt. F.A. Mfg. Co. Hartford, Conn. U.S.A./ 69311G70 | NIB | Scout | .22 | 323AR | 1994.28.14v1.jpg | 1994.28.14v2.jpg | 1994.28.14v3.jpg | 1994.28.14v4.jpg | firearm | nickel | steel | wood | pistol | Colt's Patent Manufacturing Company, Hartford, CT

1988.8.7
Winchester Repeating Arms Co...
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1988.8.7 | 1960 | overall length: 38 in, Barrel length: 20 in, H: 7 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | Made for presentation to President Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1960. | (bottom of receiver, front:) 2500000 BBL: WINCHESTER-TRADEMARK- MADE IN U.S.A. MODEL 94. 30-30 WIN. WINCHESTER PROOF STEEL. TANG: WINCHESTER (IN GOLD) | This Model 1894 lever action carbine was especially finished to commemorate serial number 2,500,000 in the Model 1894 production line. Engraved and gold inlaid by master John Kusmit, its embellishment is based on the style no. 2 of the "Highly Finished Arms" catalog of 1897. No written record. | Winchester Model 1894 | .30-30 | 2500000 | 1988.8.7VIEW2.JPG | 1988.8.7VIEW3.JPG | 1988.8.7VIEW4.JPG | 1988.8.7VIEW1.JPG | bear | deer | firearm | walnut | carving | checkered | engraving | inlay | steel | sporting | carbine | Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT | engraver and gold inlay: John Kusmit

2000.9.1
Colt Patent Firearms Manufac...
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2000.9.1 | overall length: 11 in | Gift of Dr. Peter and Lynne Simpson | front of trigger; 213255 / 213255. bottom of butt strap: 213 / 255 / FCS. left side receiver: SPET. 19 1871. / Y272 JAN.19.75. | Single Action Army 1873, Second Generation | 213255 | 2000.9.1.jpg | 2000.9.1v2.jpg | 2000.9.1v1.jpg | firearm | revolver | Colt Patent Firearms Manufacturing Co., Hartford, Connecticut

2002.1.1
crate, ammunition | Other | ...
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2002.1.1 | H: 7.625 in, width: 4.4375 in, L: 12.75 in | Gift from Arlie Jennerjohn | front panel: CHEST49-1-84 | 2002.1.1.jpg | 2002.1.1v2.jpg | 2002.1.1v4.jpg | 2002.1.1v2.jpg | 2002.1.1v3.jpg | 2002.1.1v4.jpg | 2002.1.1v1.jpg | 2002.1.1v3.jpg | 2002.1.1v1.jpg | crate, ammunition | Other | steel | leather | wood

1988.8.2633
French | firearm | iron | br...
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1988.8.2633 | 1770-1780 | L: 12 in, H: 5.25 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | French greatcoat pocket pistol. Brass lockplate. Self-defense type pistol. | bird's head butt | French Flintlock Traveling Pistol | 61 at muzzle | 1988.8.2633.v2.jpg | 1988.8.2633.v1.jpg | firearm | iron | brass | wood | pistol | French Flintlock Greatcoat Traveling Pocket Pistol Maker: Unknown; Unknown, France Serial Number: Not Serially Numbered Caliber: .61 Date: 1770-1780 Catalog Number: 1988.8.2633 Gift of Olin Corporation Winchester Arms Collection | French

2004.20.1
Hopkins & Allen Mfg. Co., No...
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2004.20.1 | 1900-1914 | Gift of Larry and Betty Lou Sheerin | This pistol is very much a part of the history of the town of Cody, WY. Cassie was the madame for one of the longest operated bordellos in Cody. She knew many local businessmen and politicians. It is believed that this pistol was given to her by a very prominent local politician. | (on left panel) "To my Friend Cassie" (on right panel) "Every Inch a Lady" | Hopkins & Allen X.L.3 Double Action revolver, SN 3982 (obscured by frame), .32 Cal., gold-colored plate finish, mother-of-pearl grip panels with gold inlaid scrollwork and inscribed: (on left panel) "To my Friend Cassie" (on right panel) "Every Inch a Lady", Hopkins and Allen, Norwich, CT, 1900-1914 | XL3 Double Action revolver | .32 | 3982 | 2004.20.1a.jpg | 2004.20.1b.jpg | firearm | metal | mother-of-pearl | revolver | Hopkins & Allen Mfg. Co., Norwich, CT

1999.17.290
Smith & Wesson, Springfield,...
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1999.17.290 | ca. 1940 | L: 9.75 in | Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome | Warning plate on stock. Sling. 137 sold as collector's items in 1975. Condition: 100%. Mint, unfired. Purchased 7-10-76 from Harry Kamenski of Columbus, GA. Manufactured: 1227. | Light Rifle Mark 1 | 9 m/m | 209 mk 1 | 1999.17.290v1.jpg | 1999.17.290v2.jpg | firearm | blue, plastic | rifle | Smith & Wesson, Springfield, MA

1988.8.423
firearm
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1988.8.423 | L: 62.8 in, Barrel length: 35 in, H: 11.5 in | Gift of the Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collections | no written record for this firearm. | Win MG Exp 50M cal | 50 | W448 | 1988.8.423.jpg | firearm | rifle

1988.9.1
Colt Patent Firearms Manufac...
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1988.9.1 | 1879 | Barrel length: 7.5 in, H: 5.125 in, overall length: 13 in | Gift of Lillian E. Herring in memory of Major William H. Herring | Colt model 1873 "Frontier" single action Army revolver, engraved, silver plated with mother of pearl grips | Model 1873 | .44 | 51193 | 1988.9.1.JPG | 1988.9.1.jpg | firearm | revolver | Colt Patent Firearms Manufacturing Co., Hartford, Connecticut

1993.8.26
Feltman Products, Coney Isla...
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1993.8.26 | about 1935 | L: 36 in, Barrel length: 14 in, H: 8 in | Gift of Thomas K. Hutchinson | [right receiver] Feltman Pneumatic | Machine Gun | Pat. in USA | other Pats. Pend. | Mfd. by Feltman Products | Coney Island, N.Y. | Fully automatic; pneumatic; patterned after the Model 1928 Thompson submachine gun. | .177 | 1993.8.26v2.jpg | 1993.8.26v1.jpg | 1993.8.26.JPG | firearm | gum wood | steel | rifle | airgun | Feltman Products, Coney Island, NY

1988.8.1241
Hiram Berdan, New York, NY |...
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1988.8.1241 | ca. 1863 | L: 55.5 in, Barrel length: 39 in, H: 9.25 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | Breech-loading percussion rifle. American. circa 1863. unsigned (designed by Hiram Berdan). One of the most unusual firearms to have been made during the Civil War, this rifle's hammer is sculpted into a portrait bust of President Abraham Lincoln. The Cody Firearms Museum's collections boast the only known example. | Lincoln Head Hammer, designed by Hiram Berdan | .44, 6 groove rifling | Book: Liberty and Freedom, A Visual History of America's Founding Ideas; by David Hackett Fischer; Virginia Historical Society; Oxford University Press, New York; 2005; page 307 | 1988.8.1241.JPG | 1988.8.1241v2.jpg | 1988.8.1214.jpg | 1988.8.1241.jpg | 1988.8.1241v1.jpg | 1988.8.1241.v1.jpg | 1988.8.1241.v10.jpg | 1988.8.1241.v11.jpg | 1988.8.1241.v13.jpg | 1988.8.1241.v4.jpg | 1988.8.1241.v6.jpg | 1988.8.1241.v7.jpg | 1988.8.1241.v8.jpg | 1988.8.1241.v12.jpg | 1988.8.1241.v2.jpg | 1988.8.1241.v3.jpg | 1988.8.1241.v5.jpg | 1988.8.1241.v9.jpg | Lincoln, Abraham | firearm | wood | metal | rifle | Hiram Berdan, New York, NY

1988.8.1591
Unknown | Pennsylvania | fir...
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1988.8.1591 | 1800-1820 | L: 53 in, Barrel length: 37.25 in, H: 10 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | multiple barrel; swivel breech; possibly made by D. Boyer of Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, around 1820; features over and under swivel barrels which are revolved by hand; barrels are released for turning by pulling back on the trigger guard; top barrel is in the firing position.. A: gun B: ramrod | American Double Barrel Long Rifle | .45 ML | 1988.8.1591.jpg | firearm | maple | brass | steel | rifle | Unknown | Pennsylvania

1993.8.19
Saint Etienne, France | fire...
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1993.8.19 | 1855-1870 | L: 45.5 in, Barrel length: 22.5625 in, H: 7 in | Gift of Thomas K. Hutchinson | Like the Giffard CO2 Air Rifle, this Giffard pistol houses a detachable gas reservoir below its barrel. Spare cylinders could be purchased with the pistol. | Paul Gifford patent gas pistol | .22 | 752 | 1993.8.19.JPG | firearm | wood | steel | airgun | pistol | Giffard Patent ("Carbonic Gas"-CO2) Air Pistol Maker: "Manufacture Francaise D'Armes Et Cycles"; St. Etienne, France Dates: 1890-1895; Serial No. 752 (gas chamber No. 1612) Caliber: .20-4.5 mm (rifled bore) Catalogue Number: 1993.8.19 Gift of Thomas Hutchinson Like the Giffard CO2 Air Rifle, this Giffard pistol houses a detachable gas reservoir below its barrel. Spare cylinders could be purchased with the pistol. | Saint Etienne, France

1988.8.191
American | Winchester Repeat...
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1988.8.191 | ca. 1885 | L: 42.25 in, Barrel length: 21.25 in, H: 7.75 in | The Model 1876 was developed in response to popular demand for heavier and more powerful calibers and was basically an enlarged version of the Model 1873 designed to handle larger cartridges (.40/60 W.C.F., .45/60 W.C.F., .45/75 W.C.F. and .50/95 W.C.F.). This model was popular in England, Africa and India, as well as in the American West. First exhibited at the Centennial Exposition held in Philadelphia, it was commonly referred to as the Winchester Centennial Model. The carbine, chambered in .45/75 W.C.F., was officially adopted by the Royal Northwest Police in Canada in 1883, and served with them until 1904. This rifle was exhibited at the London Armory Company, 1887-1890. Magazine capacity: rifle- 12 cartridges; carbine- 9 cartridges; musket- 13 cartridges. | lower tang/45569/bottom receiver/40-60/upper tang/{MODEL. 1876.}/top bbl/WINCHESTER'S-REPEATING-ARMS. NEW HAVEN. CT./KING'S-IMPROVEMENT-PATENTED-MARCH 29. 1866. OCTOBER 16. 1860./CAL. 40-60/PL bbl/[four proofmarks]/ | barrel, magazine, and fore-grip may have been refinished. | Winchester Model 1876 Short Rifle | .40-60 | 45569 | 1.69.875.jpg | 1988.8.191.jpg | 1988.8.191.JPG | firearm | sporting | metal | walnut | trigger | plain | rifle | short | American | Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT

1988.8.4040
Other
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1988.8.4040 | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | 1988.8.4040v1.jpg | 1988.8.4040v2.jpg | Other | crossbow

1988.8.447
Winchester Repeating Arms Co...
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1988.8.447 | 1978 | L: 39.5 in, Barrel length: 20 in, H: 7.5 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | [on left side of barrel:] WINCHESTER - (registered trademark symbol) - MODEL 94 30-30 WIN.; MADE IN NEW HAVEN, CONN. U.S.A. WINCHESTER PROOF STEEL [on top of barrel:] (letter P over letter W) (encircled) (proof mark) [on right side of barrel:] ANTLERED GAME [on bottom of receiver:] AG01068 [on receiver upper tang:] MODEL 1894; WINCHESTER [on medallion in right side of butt stock:] (picture of elk, deer, caribou, and moose) [on right side of receiver:] (picture of caribou bull, whitetail buck, moose bull) [on left side of receiver:] (picture of mule deer buck, bull and two cow elk) | Gold plated receivere and both barrel bands. no written record for this firearm. | Winchester Model 1894 Antlered Game | AG01068 | 1988.8.447v1.jpg | 1988.8.447v2.jpg | moose | elk | caribou | deer | antelopes | commemorative | firearm | wood | steel | carbine | Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT