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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Forbes Co., Boston, MA
Descriptions
paper 704 printed 38
Names
calendar 17 Other 2021
Subjects
ducks 5 Frost, A.B. 5 The 30 Did It elk 44 Winchester Repeating Arms Co. New Haven Conn. U.S.A. 17 lake 7 Man 252 hunters 16
Date:
1898
Dimensions:
H: 26.186 in, width: 14.313 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection
Inscription:
Beneath top image, in image: A.B. Frost "THE 30 DID IT" [above calendar:] WINCHESTER/REPEATING ARMS CO. [L side of calendar:] REPEATING/RIFLES/AND/SHOT GUNS/SINGLE SHOT RIFLES,/RELOADING/TOOLS [R side of calendar:] NEW HAVEN, CONN./MEATLLIC/CARTRIDGES,/PAPER SHOT SHELLS./GUN WADS,/PRIMERS &C. [Beneath calendar:] AMMUNITION [Beneath lower image:] (torn) EATING ARMS CO. NEW HAVEN, CONN. [in image:] A.B. FROST [lrc:] FORBES CO. BOST(torn)
Remarks:
Calendar with print of A.B. Frost painting, The 30 Did It, (one man standing, with a gun, over a dead elk. Across from the elk, a man is kneeling and pointing to wound). February 1898 is the page of the calendar. Inscriptions on all four sides of calendar. Print of A.B. Frost painting (man in marshes by lake shooting flying ducks) below calendar.
Accession Number:
1988.8.865

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Cody Firearms Museum.
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