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Allen and Wheelock

Thomas, H. H. The Story of Allen and Wheelock Firearms. Pref. by Harold L. Peterson. Cincinnati : Printed by the C. J. Krehbiel Co., 1965.
LC Call Number: TS535 .T54
LC Catalog Record: 66080695

Browning

Ballou, James L. (James Lester), 1941-. Rock in a Hard Place : the Browning Automatic Rifle / by James L. Ballou ; produced and edited by R. Blake Stevens. 1st ed. Cobourg, Ont. : Collector Grade Publications, 2000.
LC Call Number: UD395.B8 B35 2000
LC Catalog Record: 2010413570

Early American Firearms and Their Makers

August 2016

Table of Contents

Introduction
General Works
Individual Gunmakers
    Allen and Wheelock – Bullard
    Colt
    Deringer – Parker
    Remington – Ruger
    Savage – L.C. Smith
    Smith & Wesson – Whitney
    Winchester
Price Guides and Collecting
LC Subject Headings

Image (left): Armory of Colt's Patent fire arms manufacturing co. 1866
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Browning, John, 1880-. John M. Browning, American Gunmaker; An Illustrated Biography of the Man and His Guns / by John Browning & Curt Gentry. [1st ed.] Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1964.
LC Call Number: TS535 .B68
LC Catalog Record: 64019275

Cornell, Joseph Madden. Standard Catalog of Browning Firearms / Joseph Cornell ; [edited by Dan Shideler]. Iola, WI : Krause Publications, c2008.
LC Call Number: TS534.7 .C67 2009
LC Catalog Record: 2008937701

Hodges, Robert R. The Browning Automatic Rifle. Oxford ; Long Island City, NY, USA : Osprey, c2012.
LC Call Number: UD395.B8 H64 2012
LC Catalog Record: 2011277591

Miller, David. The History of Browning Firearms. 1st Lyons Press ed. Guilford, Conn. : Lyons Press, c2006.
LC Call Number: TS533.2 .M55 2006
LC Catalog Record: 2006299238

Rattenbury, Richard. The Browning Connection : Patent Prototypes in the Winchester Museum / text by Richard Rattenbury. Cody, Wyo. : Buffalo Bill Historical Center, c1982.
LC Call Number: TS532.2.U62 C647 1982
LC Catalog Record: 82073053

Schwing, Ned. The Browning Superposed : John M. Browning's Last Legacy. Iola, WI : Krause Publications, 1996.
LC Call Number: TS536.8 .S36 1996
LC Catalog Record: 96076696

West, Bill. Browning Arms & History. [1st ed. Azusa, Calif., c1972].
LC Call Number: TS533.2 .W45
LC Catalog Record: 72081300

Bullard

Jamieson, G. Scott. Bullard Firearms. [2nd ed.] Atglen, PA : Schiffer Pub., c2002.
LC Call Number: TS533.3.M4 J36 2002
LC Catalog Record: 2002102769
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Colt

Adler, Dennis, 1948-. Colt : 175 Years : The History of America's Premier Gunmaker. New York : Metro Books, c2012.
LC Call Number: TS535.C6 A35 2012
LC Catalog Record: 2013427268

Boorman, Dean K. The History of Colt Firearms. 1st Lyons Press ed. New York : Lyons Pres, c2001.
LC Call Number: TS533.2 .B66 2001.
LC Catalog Record: 2006355275

Bady, Donald B. Colt Automatic Pistols, 1896-1955. [Beverly Hills, Calif., FADCO Pub. Co., c1956]
LC Call Number: TS537 .B3
LC Catalog Record: 57023530

Brink, Edward A. Colt Rimfire Automatic Pistols. [Fairborn, Ohio] (3800 S.R. 444, Fairborn 45324) : E.A. Brink, [c1982 (1984 printing)].
LC Call Number: TS537 .B725 1984
LC Catalog Record: 82073002

Brown, David M. The 36 Calibers of the Colt Single Action Army, by David M. Brown. Edited by E. B. Mann. [Rev. ed.] Albuquerque, N.M. [1971].
LC Call Number: TS537 .B78 1971
LC Catalog Record: 72031384

Col. Samuel Colt

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Col. Samuel Colt, 1857.

Cary, Lucian. The Colt Gun Book. [Greenwich, Conn.], Fawcett Publications, c1961.
LC Call Number: TS537 .C3
LC Catalog Record: 61004096

Cary, Lucian. The Colt Gun Book. New York, Arco Pub. Co., 1961.
LC Call Number: TS537 .C3 1961
LC Catalog Record: 61013794

Clawson, Charles W. Colt .45 Government Models : Commercial Series : 1912 Through 1970, Including Super .38 and .22 Models, Plus Norwegian and Argentine Copies / Charles W. Clawson. 2nd ed. Fort Wayne, IN : C.W. Clawson, c2005.
LC Call Number: TS537 .C54 2005
LC Catalog record: 2005907401
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Cochran, Keith. Colt Peacemaker Yearly Variations. Rapid City, SD : Cochran Pub. Co., c1987.
LC Call Number: TS537 .C573 1987
LC Catalog Record: 87070487

Colt, Samuel. Saml. Colt's own Record; Samuel Colt's own record of transactions with Captain Walker and Eli Whitney, Jr., in 1847. Hartford : Connecticut Historical Society, 1949.
LC Call Number: TS535.C6 A3
LC Catalog Record: 50005940

Colt's Patent Fire Arms Manufacturing Co. Century of Achievement, 1836-1936. Hartford, Conn. : Case, Lockwood & Brainard, c2006.
LC Call Number: TS537 .C615 2006
LC Catalog Record: 2006281502

Garton, George. Colt's SAA : Post War Models. North Hollywood, Calif. : Beinfeld Pub., c1979.
LC Call Number: TS537 .G28
LC Catalog Record: 78031765

Goddard, William H. D. The Government Models : The Development of the Colt Model of 1911 / by William H.D. Goddard. Lincoln, R.I., U.S.A. : A. Mowbray Inc., c1988.
LC Call Number: TS537 .G63 1988
LC Catalog Record: 86062147

Graham, Ron. A Study of the Colt Single Action Army Revolver / by Ron Graham, John A. Kopec, C. Kenneth Moore. 1st ed. [s.l. : s.n.], 1976 (Dallas : Taylor Pub. Co.)
LC Call Number: TS537 .G7
LC Catalog Record: 75042934

Haven, Charles T. A History of the Colt Revolver / by Charles T. Haven & Frank A. Belden. Special ed. Fairfax, Va. : Published for the National Rifle Association by Odysseus Editions, c1997.
LC Call Number: TS537 .H34 1997
LC Catalog Record: 97195008

Houze, Herbert G. Colt Factory Engravers of the Nineteenth Century: Understanding their Careers and Identifying their Work. Woonsocket, Rhode Island : Mowbray Publishers ; c2012.
LC Call Number: NK6912 .H68 2012
LC Catalog Record: 2012286039

Houze, Herbert G. Colt Rifles & Muskets from 1847 to 1870. Iola, WI : Krause Pub., c1996.
LC Call Number: TS533 .H68 1996
LC Catalog Record: 95082425

Colt Revolver, side view

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Colt revolver, side view [1878]

Keating, Bern. The Flamboyant Mr. Colt and His Deadly Six-Shooter. 1st ed. Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1978.
LC Call Number: TS533.2 .K4
LC Catalog Record: 78008214

Mitchell, James L., ed. Colt; A Collection of Letters and Photographs about the Man, the Arms, the Company. Harrisburg, Pa. : Stackpole [1959].
LC Call Number: TS535.C6 M5
LC Catalog Record: 59014382

Ogle, John. The Book of Colt Paper, 1834-2011. Minneapolis, MN : Blue Book Publications, c2011.
LC Call Number: TS532.4 .O3785 2011
LC Catalog Record: 2012285542

O'Meara, Doc. Colt's Single Action Army Revolver. Iola, WI : Krause Publications, c1999.
LC Call Number: TS533.2 .O44 1999
LC Catalog Record: 99067652

Rapley, Robin J. The Complete Collector's Guide to the Identification of Colt Percussion Accoutrements, 1834-1873 : Including Cartridge Conversions and their Values. 1st ed. Newport, CA : Graphic Pub., c1994.
LC Call Number: TS537 .R37 1994
LC Catalog Record: 93081246

Rosa, Joseph G. Colonel Colt, London : the History of Colt's London Firearms, 1851-1857. London : Arms and Armour Press, 1976.
LC Call Number: TS533.4.G7 R67 1976
LC Catalog Record: 77355273

Rywell, Martin. Samuel Colt, a Man and an Epoch. Harriman, Tenn., Pioneer Press [1952] .
LC Call Number: TS535.C6 R9
LC Catalog Record: 52008549

Serven, James Edsal. Colt Firearms, 1836-1954. Santa Ana, Calif., 1954.
LC Call Number: TS535 .S45
LC Catalog Record: 54008380

Sheldon, Douglas G. Colt's Super .38 : the Production History from 1929 through 1971. Willernie, MN : Quick Vend, c1997.
LC Call Number: TS533.2 .S52 1997
LC Catalog Record: 97092295

Shumaker, P. L. Colt's Variations of the Old Model Pocket Pistol, 1848-1872. Illustrated by C. H. Pence, Jr. [Beverly Hills, Calif.] : Fadco Pub. Co. [1957].
LC Call Number: NK6912 .S45
LC Catalog Record: 57014424

Sutherland, Robert Q. The Book of Colt Firearms [by] R. Q. Sutherland [and] R. L. Wilson. Kansas City, Mo. [1971].
LC Call Number: TS534.5 .S92
LC Catalog Record: 72175675

Swayze, Nathan L. '51 Colt Navies. [Yazoo City, Miss., Gun Hill Pub. Co., 1967].
LC Call Number: TS537 .S85
LC Catalog Record: 67019544

Tarr, James. Standard Catalog of Colt Firearms. 2nd edition. Iola, WI : Gun Digest Books, an imprint of F+W Media, Inc., [2013].
LC Call Number: TS534.7 .S33 2013
LC Catalog Record: 2014415576

Watson, Albert. Those Other Colts : or, Colt Conversions : a Study of Factory Alterations to Holster Revolvers from Percussion Cap to the Self-Contained Metallic Cartridge. Rapid City, SD : Colt Collector Press, c1975.
LC Call Number: TS537 .W37
LC Catalog Record: 75330248

Wilkerson, Don.The Post-War Colt Single-Action Revolver. 1st ed. Apple Valley, Minn. : Wilkerson, 1978.
LC Call Number: TS537 .W43
LC Catalog Record: 78062244

Wilson, R. L. The Book of Colt Firearms. 3rd ed. Minneapolis, Minn. : Blue Book Publications Inc., c2008.
LC Call Number: TS533.2 .W527 2008
LC Catalog Record: 2011381201

Wilson, R. L. Colt, an American Legend : the Official History of Colt Firearms from 1836 to the Present / R.L. Wilson ; photography by Sid Latham. Sesquicentennial ed. New York : Artabras, [1990?]
LC Call Number: TS533.2 .W53 1990
LC Catalog Record: 90042667

The .25 caliber Colt, Advertisement for Colt pistols showing woman holding pistol and purse, and man holding pistol in vest.

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The .25 caliber Colt
Advertisement in Saturday Evening Post, 1912 July 6.

Wilson, R. L. Colt Pistols, 1836-1976 / by R. L. Wilson, in association with R. E. Hable. Dallas : J. Arms, c1976.
LC Call Number: TS537 .W523
LC Catalog Record: 76029140

Wilson, R. L. Colt's Dates of Manufacture, 1837 to 1978 / by R.L. Wilson. [S.l.] : Davis Madis, 1985.
LC Call Number: TS537 .W5235 1985
LC Catalog Record: 2007373044

Wilson, R. L. The Colt Engraving Book / R.L. Wilson ; foreword by Robert M. Lee ; photography by G. Allan Brown and numerous others ; design by Martin Moskof. [Rev. ed.]. New York, NY : Bannerman's, [2001].
v. 1. c.1832-1921 -- v. 2 c.1919-2000, featuring selections from the Robert E. Petersen collection.
LC Call Number: NK6912 .W54 2001
LC Catalog Record: 2001093636

Wilson, R. L. The Rampant Colt; the Story of a Trademark. Spencer, Ind. : T. Haas [1969].
LC Call Number: TS533.2 .W56
LC Catalog Record: 79015509

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Deringer

Eberhart, L.D. Henry Deringer Pistols from 1826-1870 : The Reference Book for Collectors and Professionals / edited by Robert A. Sadler and L.D. Eberhart. [S.l.] : L.D. Eberhart, 2007.
LC Call Number: TS537 .H368 2007
LC Catalog Record: 2007908328

Parsons, J. E. Henry Deringer's Pocket Pistol. New York : Morrow, 1952.
LC Call Number: TS537 .P29
LC Catalog Record: 52005897

Wilson, R. L. The Deringer in America / by R.L. Wilson & L.D. Eberhart ; edited by Richard Alan Dow, E. Andrew Mowbray, Joseph V. Puleo. Lincoln, RI : A. Mowbray, c1985-c1993.
v. 1. The percussion period -- v. 2. The cartridge period.
LC Call Number: TS537 .W524 1985
LC Catalog Record: 85060923

Ethan Allen

Mouillesseaux, Harold R. Ethan Allen, Gunmaker: His Partners, Patents & Firearms. Ottawa : Museum Restoration Service, 1973.
LC Call Number: TS533.2 .M68
LC Catalog Record: 72094038

Revolver girl. Woman in cowgirl clothing, seated at table with deck of cards and chips, pointing pistol, with arm on table.

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Revolver girl. c1921.
H&R Arms Company

Goforth, W. E. H & R Arms Company, 1871-1986 / by W.E. "Bill" Goforth ; with help from Jim Hauff, LTC Dennis Stellmacher USAR Ret., and Jeff French. Hudson, WI : Gun Show Books Publishing, [2014] -- ©2014
LC Call Number: TS533.3.M4 G64 2014
LC Catalog Record: 2012947121

Larson, Eric M. Variations of the Smooth Bore H&R Handy-Gun : A Pocket Guide to their Identification. 1st ed. Takoma Park, Md. : E.M. Larson, c1993.
LC Call Number: TS537 .L38 1993
LC Catalog Record: 93091518

 

Hi-Standard

Leyson, Burr Watkins. The Hi-Standard Pistol Guide. New York : Greenberg [1954].
LC Call Number: TS537 .L45
LC Catalog Record: 53010454

Ithaca

Snyder, Walter Claude. The Ithaca Gun Company : From the Beginning. 2nd ed. [S.l.] : W.C. Snyder, c1999.
LC Call Number: TS533.3.N7 S68 1999
LC Catalog Record: 99074457

Manhattan

Nutter, Waldo E. Manhattan Firearms. Harrisburg, Pa.: Stackpole Co. [1958].
LC Call Number: TS537 .N8
LC Catalog Record: 58012343

Marlin

Brophy, William S. Marlin Firearms : A History of the Guns and the Company that Made Them. Harrisburg, PA : Stackpole Books, c1989.
LC Call Number: TS533.3.C8 B76 1989
LC Catalog Record: 88038768

West, Bill. Marlin & Ballard Firearms & History. 2nd ed., rev. & updated. [Glendora, Ca.] : West, c1977.
LC Call Number: TS533.3.C8 W47 1977
LC Catalog Record: 77077900

Merwin, Hulbert

Phelps, Art. The Story of Merwin, Hulbert & Co. Firearms. 2nd ed. Santa Ana, Calif. : Graphics:Publishers, c1992.
LC Call Number: TS533.3.C8 P44 1992
LC Catalog Record: 91065703

Parker

Baer, Larry L. The Parker Gun : An Immortal American Classic. North Hollywood, Calif. : Beinfeld Pub., c1980.
LC Call Number: TS536.8 .B33 1980
LC Catalog Record: 79000907

Johnson, Peter H. Parker : America's Finest Shotgun / Peter H. Johnson ; foreword by Ned Schwing. 3rd ed. Mechanicsburg, PA : Stackpole Books, [2008?]
LC Call Number: TS536.8 .J64 2008
LC Catalog Record: 2009499576

Muderlak, Ed. Parker Guns : Shooting Flying and the American Experience. Paducah, Kentucky : Collector Books, [2008]
LC Call Number: TS536.8 .M825 2008
LC Catalog Record: 2011282272

Price, Charles E. Parker Gun : Identification & Serialization / compiled and edited by Charles E. Price & S.P. Fjestad. Minneapolis, MN : Blue Book Publications, Inc., c2002.
LC Call Number: TS536.8 .P75 2002
LC Catalog Record: 2002113727

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Remington

Hahn, Nick. Gun Digest Book of the Remington 870. Iola, WI : Gun Digest Books, c2012.
LC Call Number: TS536.8 .H35 2012
LC Catalog Record: 2012538632

Hatch, Alden. Remington Arms in American History. [Rev. ed. Bridgeport? Conn. : s.n., c1972]
LC Call Number: HD9743.U8 R48 1972
LC Catalog Record: 72096373

Karr, Charles Lee & Caroll Robbins Karr. Remington Handguns .[4th ed.] Harrisburg, Pa., Stackpole Co. [1960].
LC Call Number: TS537 .K3 1960
LC Catalog Record: 60007352

Landskron, Jerry. Remington Rolling Block Pistols / edited and designed by Charles R. Suydam. 1st ed. Buena Park, Calif. : Rolling Block Press, 1981, c1980.
LC Call Number: TS537 .L36 1981
LC Catalog Record: 81050481

Layman, George J. The All New Collector's Guide to Remington Rolling Block Military Rifles of the World. / 1st ed. Woonsocket, R.I. : Andrew Mowbray Publishers, c2010.
LC Call Number: UD395.R45 L39 2010
LC Catalog Record: 2011378728

Hunting trip in Idaho mountains: Stalking Goats

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[Hunting trip in Idaho mountains]: Stalking Goats.

Marcot, Roy M. The History of Remington Firearms : [the history of one of the world's most famous gun makers] / Roy Marcot. 1st Lyons Press ed. Guilford, CT : Lyons Press, 2005.
LC Call Number: TS533.2 .M366 2005
LC Catalog Record: 2005004548

Marcot, Roy M. Remington Rolling Block Rifles, Carbines & Shotguns : Sporting & Target Rifles. 1st ed. Tucson, AZ : Northwood Heritage Press, c2009.
LC Call Number: TS536.6.R44 M37 2009
LC Catalog Record: 2012517968

Schif, Charles E. Remington's First Revolvers-- : The Remington Beals .31 Caliber Revolvers : "A Continuing Study" / with photography by Paul Goodwin. Woonsocket, RI : Andrew Mowbray Publishers, c2007.
LC Call Number: TS537 .S275 2007
LC Catalog Record: 2009285998

Women assembling cartridges, in Remington Arms Union Metallic Cartridges Co., Inc., Bridgeport, Conn.

Above:
[Women assembling cartridges, in Remington Arms Union Metallic Cartridges Co., Inc., Bridgeport, Conn.]
[between 1914 and 1918].

Semmer, Charles G. Remington Double Shotguns. [S.l.] : C.G. Semmer, c1996.
LC Call Number: TS536.8 .S46 1996
LC Catalog Record: 96092225

Shideler, Dan. Standard Catalog of Remington Firearms / by Dan Shideler ; photography by Paul Goodwin. Iola, WI : Gun Digest Books, c2008.
LC Call Number: TS532.4 .S54 2008
LC Catalog Record: 2007939100

West, Bill. Remington Arms & History. 2nd ed. [Glendora, CA] (536 E. Ada, Glendora 91740) : B. West, c1988.
v. 1. 1816-1934 (except early shotguns) -- v. 2. To 1989.
LC Call Number: TS533.2 .W46 1988
LC Catalog Record: 88050357

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Ruger

Burke, Ronnie. Ruger Model 77 Bolt Action Rifles. 1st ed. Broken Bow, Okla. (702 N. Park Dr., Broken Bow 74728) : R. Burke Publications, c1983.
LC Call Number: TS536.4 .B87 1983
LC Catalog Record: 82091190

Clayton, Joe D. Ruger No. 1 Rifle / by Joe D. Clayton ; edited by John T. Amber. Southport, Conn. : Blacksmith Corp., 1983.
LC Call Number: TS536.6.S5 C55 1983
LC Catalog Record: 83011745

Dougan, John C. Ruger Pistols & Revolvers : The Vintage Years 1949-1973 / by John C. Dougan ; edited by John R. Hanson. Woonsocket, R.I. : Mowbray Pub., c2008.
LC Call Number: TS537 .D675 2008
LC Catalog Record: 2011280267

Hiddleson, Chad. Encyclopedia of Ruger. Iola, WI : Krause Publications, c1993-
v. 1. Semi-automatic rimfire pistols, 1949-1992.
LC Call Number: TS537 .H53 1993
LC Catalog Record: 92072124

Long, Duncan. The Ruger "P" Models / edited by Larry Combs. El Dorado, AR : Desert Publications, c1993.
LC Call Number: TS537 .L673 1993
LC Catalog Record: 97164120

Prasac, Max. Gun Digest book of Ruger Revolvers : The Definitive History. Max Prasac. Iola, WI : Gun Digest, an imprint of F+W Media, Inc., [2014] -- ©2013
LC Call Number: TS537 .P735 2014
LC Catalog Record: 2014497244

Sweeney, Patrick. The Gun Digest Book of Ruger Pistols & Revolvers. Iola, WI : Gun Digest Books, 2007.
LC Call Number: TS537 .S865 2007
LC Catalog Record: 2006935761

Wilson, R. L. Ruger & His Guns : A History of the Man, the Company, and their Firearms / R.L. Wilson ; photographs by Peter Beard and G. Allan Brown. New York : Simon & Schuster, c1996.
LC Call Number: TS533.62.R84 W57 1996
LC Catalog Record: 95026287

Advertisement for the Savage automatic pistol,

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Stop! [Advertisement for the Savage automatic pistol...]
Savage

Brower, Bailey. Savage Pistols / Bailey Brower Jr. ; edited by Don Gulbrandsen. 1st ed. Mechanicsburg, PA : Stackpole Books, 2008.
LC Call Number: TS533.2 .B75 2008
LC Catalog Record: 2007046656

Kimmel, Jay. Savage & Stevens Arms : Collector's History. Portland, OR.: Corey/Stevens Pub., c1990.
LC Call Number: TS533.2 .K56 1990
LC Catalog Record: 90085046

Murray, Douglas P. The Ninety-Nine. 3rd ed. Westbury, Long Island, N.Y. (20 Polo Ln., Westbury 11590) : D.P. Murray, 1985.
LC Call Number: TS536.4 .M87 1985
LC Catalog Record: 86141244

West, Bill. Savage and Stevens : Arms & History. 2nd ed. Covina, Calif. : Graphics United, c1989.
LC Call Number: TS533.2 .W47 1989
LC Catalog Record: 88090228

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Sharps

Coates, Earl J. Civil War Sharps Carbines & Rifles / Earl J. Coates & John D. McAulay. Gettysburg, PA : Thomas Publications, c1996.
LC Call Number: UD395.S3 C63 1996
LC Catalog Record: 2011488560

Hopkins, Richard E. Military Sharps; Rifles and Carbines. [Campbell, Calif., 1967].
LC Call Number UD395.S3 H6
LC Catalog Record: 67026313

Sellers, Frank M. Sharps Firearms. 1st ed. North Hollywood, Calif. : Beinfeld Pub., c1978.
LC Call Number: TS533.2 .S45 1978
LC Catalog Record: 77071186

Smith, Winston O. The Sharps Rifle, its History, Development and Operation. New York : W. Morrow & Company, 1943.
LC Call Number: TS535 .S55
LC Catalog Record: 43016112

L. C. Smith

Brophy, William S. L. C. Smith Shotguns. 1st ed. North Hollywood, Calif. : Beinfeld Pub., c1977.
LC Call Number: TS536.8 .B76
LC Catalog Record: 77084338

Brophy, William S. Plans & Specifications of the L.C. Smith Shotgun. [Deluxe ed.]. Montezuma, Iowa : F. Brownell, c1981.
LC Call Number: TS536.8 .B764 1981
LC Catalog Record: 81069850

Houchins, John. L.C. Smith : an American Best Quality Sidelock Side by Side Shotgun, and Among the World's Most Famous. Winston-Salem, NC : [Jostens], 2006.
LC Call Number: TS536.8 .H68 2006
LC Catalog Record: 2006939960

Stubbendiek, James. L.C. Smith Production Records : The Numbers Behind the Legend. Minneapolis, MN : Blue Book Publications, Inc., [2013]
LC Call Number: TS536.8 .S78 2013
LC Catalog Record: 2015462775

Smith & Wesson

Boorman, Dean K. The History of Smith & Wesson Firearms. London : Salamander, c2002.
LC Call Number: TS537 .B64 2002
LC Catalog Record: 2003446571

Jinks, Roy G. History of Smith & Wesson : No Thing of Importance Will Come Without Effort / by Roy G. Jinks. North Hollywood, Calif. : Beinfeld Pub. Co., 1977.
LC Call Number: TS533.3.M4 J56
LC Catalog Record: 77078796

Jinks, Roy G. Smith & Wesson : 1852-1965 / Roy G. Jinks, Sandra C. Krein. Charleston, SC : Arcadia Pub., 2006.
LC Call Number: TS533.3.M4 J57 2006
LC Catalog Record: 2006921297
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Long, Duncan. Smith and Wesson Autos / by Duncan Long ; edited by Larry Combs. El Dorado, AR : Desert Publications, c1993.
LC Call Number: TS537 .L674 1993
LC Catalog Record: 97170337

McHenry, Roy C. Smith & Wesson Hand Guns / Roy C. McHenry and Walter F. Roper. Birmingham, Ala. : Palladium Press, 1997.
LC Call Number: TS537 .M3 1997
LC Catalog Record: 98177678

Advertisement for the Savage automatic pistol,

Above:
Smith and Wesson factory, Springfield, Mass. c1908.

Parsons, J. E. Smith & Wesson Revolvers; the Pioneer Single Action Models. New York, Morrow, 1957.
LC Call Number: TS537 .P32
LC Catalog Record: 57008596

Supica, Jim. Standard Catalog of Smith & Wesson / Jim Supica and Richard Nahas. 3rd ed. Iola, Wis. : Gun Digest Books, 2006.
LC Call Number: TS534.7 .S86 2006
LC Catalog Record: 2005931490

Smith & Wesson Collectors Association twenty-fifth anniversary / The S & W Journal. [Afton, N.Y.] : The Association, c1995-<[c2003]>
v. <1-3 > bk. 1. volume 1 thru volume 11--bk. 2. volume 12 thru volume 18--bk. 3. volume 19 thru volume 24, 1985-1989
LC Call Number: TS533.3.M4 S55 1995
LC Catalog Record: 96172880

Sweeney, Patrick. The Gun Digest Book of Smith & Wesson. Iola, Wis. : KP Books, c2004.
LC Call Number: TS533.3.M4 S94 2004
LC Catalog Record: 2004093881

Rywell, Martin. Smith & Wesson; the Story of the Revolver. Includes Smith & Wesson Revolvers and their Current Prices, by Martin Rywell, and 100 Years of Gunmaking, by Carl R. Hellstrom. [1st ed.] Harriman, Tenn., Pioneer Press [1953].
LC Call Number: HD9743.U8 S67
LC Catalog Record: 53011916
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Spencer

Marcot, Roy M. Spencer Repeating Firearms / edited by Charles R. Suydam and Gerald Denning ; photography by Gerald Denning. Irvine, Calif. : Northwood Heritage Press, c1983.
LC Call Number: TS536.6. S64 M37 1983
LC Catalog Record: 83060195

Stevens

Cope, Kenneth L. Stevens Pistols and Pocket Rifles. Ottawa : Museum Restoration Service, 1971.
LC Call Number: TS537 .C65
LC Catalog Record: 72176146

Kimmel, Jay. Savage & Stevens Arms : Collector's History. Portland, OR. : Corey/Stevens Pub., c1990.
LC Call Number: TS533.2 .K56 1990
LC Catalog Record: 90085046

West, Bill. J. Stevens Arms Catalogues, 1875-1899. Illustrated pistols, rifles, and shotguns; single-shots, and schuetzens; cartridges, sights, parts, & accessories. [1st ed.] Whittier, Calif. : Stockton-Doty Trade Press, 1970.
LC Call Number: TS534.7 .W48
LC Catalog Record: 76143774

Whitney

Fuller, Claud E. 1877-1957. The Whitney Firearms. Huntington, W. Va. : Standard Publications, 1946.
LC Call Number: UD395.W6 F8
LC Catalog Record: 57025080

Williams, Daniel E., Jr. The Whitney Navy Revolver : A Reference of the Models and Types, 1857-1866. Atglen, PA : Schiffer Military History, c2012.
LC Call Number: UD413 .W54 2012
LC Catalog Record: 2012945064

Winchester

Butler, David F. Winchester '73 & '76; The First Repeating Centerfire Rifles. [New York] : Winchester Press [1970].
LC Call Number: TS536 .B87
LC Catalog Record: 71099754

The History of Winchester Firearms, 1866-1980 / by Duncan Barnes ... [et al.]. 5th ed. Tulsa : Winchester Press, c1980.
LC Call Number: TS533.2 .W37 1980
LC Catalog Record: 80036761

Cornell, Joseph Madden. Standard catalog of Winchester Firearms / by Joseph Madden Cornell ; [edited by] Dan Shideler. Iola, WI : Krause Publications, 2007.
LC Call Number: TS536.6.W55 C67 2007
LC Catalog Record: 2007924546

Henwood, John. The Forgotten Winchesters : A History of the Models 1905, 1907, and 1910 Self-Loading Rifles. Pacifica, CA (819 Linda Mar Blvd., Pacifica 94044-3450) : J. Henwood, c1995.
LC Call Number: TS536.6.W55 H46 1995
LC Catalog Record: 96111869

The History of Winchester Firearms 1866-1992. 6th ed., edited / by Thomas Henshaw. Clinton, NJ : Winchester Press, c1993.
LC Call Number: TS533.2 .H57 1993
LC Catalog Record: 93004465

Houze, Herbert G. Winchester : Bolt Action Military & Sporting Rifles, 1877 to 1937. Lincoln, RI : Andrew Mowbray Publishers, c1998.
LC Call Number: UD395.W7 H68 1998
LC Catalog Record: 98067696

Theodore Roosevelt, full-length portrait, standing, facing right, in deer skin hunting suit, holding rifle

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[Theodore Roosevelt, full-length portrait, standing, facing right, in deer skin hunting suit, holding rifle.] c1902.

Houze, Herbert G. Winchester Repeating Arms Company : Its History & Development from 1865 to 1981. Iola, WI : Krause Publications, c2004.
LC Call Number: TS533.2 .H68 2004
LC Catalog Record: 2004094035

Lewis, Edmund E. The Story of the Winchester : 1 of 1000 and 1 of 100 Rifles / [by] Edmund E. Lewis ; photography by Paul Goodwin ... [et al.], as well as the owners of these rifles. Woonsocket, RI : Andrew Mowbray Inc., Publishers, c2009.
LC Call Number: TS536.4 .L49 2009
LC Catalog Record: 2010277208

Renneberg, Robert C. Winchester Model 94 : A Century of Craftsmanship. 2nd ed. Iola, Wis. : Krause Publications, c2009.
LC Call Number: TS536.6.W55 R456 2009
LC Catalog Record: 2009923234

Schwing, Ned. Winchester Slide-Action Rifles. Iola, WI : Krause Publications, c2004.
LC Call Number: TS536.6.W55 S38 2004
LC Catalog Record: 2004103292
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Stadt, Ronald W. Winchester Shotguns and Shotshells : From the Hammer Double to the Model 59. 2nd ed. Iola, WI : Krause Publications, c1995.
LC Call Number: TS536.8 .S73 1995
LC Catalog Record: 94074171

Standard Catalog of Winchester : The Most Comprehensive Price Guide Ever Published / edited by David D. Kowalski ; contributors: Tom Webster ... [et al.]. Iola, WI : Krause Publications, c2000.
LC Call Number: TS534.7 .S74 2000
LC Catalog Record: 99068103

Sword, Wiley. The Historic Henry Rifle : Oliver Winchester's Famous Civil War Repeater. Woonsocket, RI : Andrew Mowbray Publishers, 2006, ©2002.
LC Call Number: UD395.H46 S95 2006
LC Catalog Record: 2012372705

Webster, Tom. Winchester Rarities / edited by David D. Kowalski. Iola, WI : Krause Publications, c2000.
LC Call Number: TS533.2 .W42 2000
LC Catalog Record: 00102691

Wilson, R. L. Winchester : An American Legend : The Official History of Winchester Firearms and Ammunition from 1849 to the Present / photography by G. Allan Brown. 1st ed. New York : Random House, c1991.
LC Call Number: TS533.2 .W57 1991
LC Catalog Record: 90045257

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